OBITUARY

Lynn York

December 6, 1958May 25, 2018
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Mrs. Valorie Lynn York, 59, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, May 25, 2018, at her home in Dorsey. She was born December 6, 1958, in Dillon, SC to James W. Harrelson and Hazel Jackson Harrelson Donahue. She moved to Mississippi in December 1972 with her sister and brother-in-law Dyan and Tommy Smith, where she attended and graduated from Mooreville High School. Lynn retired from General Finance in management before becoming disabled. She was a member of Dorsey Southern Baptist Church. She loved the Lord and loved singing praises to him with her beautiful voice. Lynn truly loved her children and grandchildren. She loved to laugh and had many devoted friends she loved. She married Mike York of Dorsey November 3, 1994, who was a devoted and loving husband. Lynn and Mike loved and cherished one another. A Celebration of Life will be at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Dorsey Baptist Church with Bro. Danny Rushing officiating. Burial will be in Dorsey Cemetery. She is survived by her husband of 23 years, Mike York of Dorsey; sister, Dyan (Tommy) Smith of Tupelo, MS; children, Josh (Stephanie) Estes of Mooreville, Veronica (Josh) Ruth of Mooreville, Ed (Britni) York of Nettleton and Christy (Russ) Houston of Mantachie; father and mother-in-law, Alfred and Dean York of Dorsey; grandchildren, Tyler, Bridges, Tripp and Sadie Kate Estes, Colby Gasaway, Adrianna Ruth, Charlie, Cohen and Ellie York and Ryder Houston and one grandson on the way and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, J.W. “Rocky” Harrelson; sister, Kimberly Atkins and infant sister, Sherry Harrelson. Pallbearers will be Willie York, Chris Smith, Ron Miller, Buddy Palmer, Anthony Beene and Russ Houston. Visitation will be from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Dorsey Baptist Church. Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com

  • FAMILY

  • Mike York, Husband
  • Dyan (Tommy) Smith, Sister
  • Josh (Stephanie) Estes, Son
  • Veronica (Josh) Ruth, Daughter
  • Ed (Britni) York, Son
  • Christy (Russ) Houston, Daughter
  • Alfred (Dean) York, In-laws
  • Alfred York, Father-in-law
  • Dean York, Mother-in-law
  • Tyler Estes, Grandchild
  • Bridges Estes, Grandchild
  • Tripp Estes, Grandchild
  • Sadie Kate Estes, Grandchild
  • Colby Gasaway, Grandchild
  • Adrianna Ruth, Grandchild
  • Charlie York, Grandchild
  • Cohen York, Grandchild
  • Ellie York, Grandchild
  • Ryder Houston, Grandchild
  • Hazel Harrelson, Mother
  • James W. Harrelson, Father
  • J.W. "Rocky" Harrelson, Brother
  • Kimberly Atkins, Sister
  • Sherry Harrelson, Sister
  • One Grandson on the way and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Willie York, Active Pallbearer
  • Chris Smith, Active Pallbearer
  • Ron Miller, Active Pallbearer
  • Buddy Palmer, Active Pallbearer
  • Anthony Beene, Active Pallbearer
  • Russ Houston, Active Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, May 26, 2018
  • A Celebration of Life Sunday, May 27, 2018
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May 25, 2018

I read once that the stars at night are loved ones looking down from the heavens and watching over us. You know she is there.

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Biography

Mrs. Valorie Lynn York, 59, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, May 25, 2018, at her home in Dorsey. She was born December 6, 1958, in Dillon, SC to James W. Harrelson and Hazel Jackson Harrelson Donahue. She moved to Mississippi in December 1972 with her sister and brother-in-law Dyan and Tommy Smith, where she attended and graduated from Mooreville High School.
Lynn retired from General Finance in management before becoming disabled. She was a member of Dorsey Southern Baptist Church. She loved the Lord and loved singing praises to him with her beautiful voice. Lynn truly loved her children and grandchildren. She loved to laugh and had many devoted friends she loved. She married Mike York of Dorsey November 3, 1994, who was a devoted and loving husband. Lynn and Mike loved and cherished one another.
A Celebration of Life will be at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Dorsey Baptist Church with Bro. Danny Rushing officiating. Burial will be in Dorsey Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband of 23 years, Mike York of Dorsey; sister, Dyan (Tommy) Smith of Tupelo, MS; children, Josh (Stephanie) Estes of Mooreville, Veronica (Josh) Ruth of Mooreville, Ed (Britni) York of Nettleton and Christy (Russ) Houston of Mantachie; father and mother-in-law, Alfred and Dean York of Dorsey; grandchildren, Tyler, Bridges, Tripp and Sadie Kate Estes, Colby Gasaway, Adrianna Ruth, Charlie, Cohen and Ellie York and Ryder Houston and one grandson on the way and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, J.W. “Rocky” Harrelson; sister, Kimberly Atkins and infant sister, Sherry Harrelson.
Pallbearers will be Willie York, Chris Smith, Ron Miller, Buddy Palmer, Anthony Beene and Russ Houston.
Visitation will be from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Dorsey Baptist Church.
Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com