Mrs. Stacie Bennett YatesMAYODAN – Stacie Elizabeth Bennett Yates, 95, a former resident of Jacob’s Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at Morehead Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 14, 2012, at Ray Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Randy Jessup officiating. Interment will follow in Mayodan Municipal Cemetery.
Stacie was born on July 3, 1917 in Stokes County, NC to the late Mack and Ida Vaden Bennett. She was a life-long resident of Mayodan and a member of First Baptist Church of Mayodan.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Loftin Odell “Hub” Yates; brothers, Coy, Foy and Ralph Bennett and great-great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Yates.
She is survived by sons, Dean Yates and wife, Dixie of Greensboro and Ross Yates and wife, Nina of Mayodan; seven grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, 19 great-great grandchildren, three nieces and one nephew.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Friday, July 13, 2012 at Ray Funeral Home and all other times at the home of Ross and Nina Yates, 213 Ridge Road, Mayodan, NC.
The family would like to thank Jacob’s Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for the care given to Stacie.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Mayodan, 101 S.1st Avenue, Mayodan, NC 27027.
Ray Funeral Home in Madison is serving the Yates family.