Yvette Wolfe Demarest

5 May, 192817 February, 2021

On Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Yvette Wolfe Demarest, age 92, passed away from complications of a stroke. She was born on May 5, 1928 in New Orleans, LA to Frederick J. and Elisabeth B. Wolfe and was the youngest in a family of 8 children. Yvette married Marion Ernest Demarest on October 3, 1951 and together raised four daughters. She earned bot Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees and spent over 25 years in education touching the lives of countless students. She was preceded in death by her parents and also her husband of 51 years and is survived by her daughters Zabette (Alan) Millsaps of Peachtree City, GA, Yvette (Terry) Jones of Gulf Shores, AL, Julie Demarest of Mobile, AL, and Leslie (Ron) Herrington of Pensacola, FL; grandchildren Alison (Scott) Bender of Atlanta, GA, Turner Millsaps of Marietta, GA, Yvette Marie (Nick) Stone of Auburn, AL, Paige Herrington of Pensacola, FL and Virginia Jones of Austin, TX. A private graveside service was held with interment at Pine Crest Cemetery. Donations in her name can be made to her favorite charity at Little Sisters of the Poor, Sacred Heart Residence 1655 McGill Ave. Mobile, AL 36604.


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