Lindsey Funeral Homes

473 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA


Frances Ann Edlin-Yancey

February 21, 1953October 28, 2019

Frances Ann Edlin-Yancey, 66, of Port Republic Rd., Harrisonburg, passed away early Monday morning, October 28, 2019 at Harrisonburg Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born on February 21, 1953, in Washington, DC, and was a wife, daughter, grandmother, great grandmother and a homemaker. Frances was a member of Bethlehem Brethren Church in Harrisonburg.

She is survived by her children, Felecia Edlin, Antonio Edlin, and Latara Edlin, all of Harrisonburg; step-children, Priscilla Haliburton of Harrisonburg, Jermaine Donnelly and wife, April, of Fernandina Beach, FL, and Rachelle Yancey of Reading, PA; three sisters, Mrs. Arlene Guevara of Upper Marlboro, MD, Ms. Mary Tisha Edlin of Landover, MD, and Mrs. Darlene Bennett of Suitland, MD; three sisters-in-law, Mrs. Loretta Donnings, Geneva Matthews and husband, Bill, all of Staunton, Sandra Lewis and husband, Junius of Virginia Beach; a brother-in-law, Jimmy Yancey of Laurel, MD; eight grandchildren, Raquan Edlin, Alexus and Jayden Edlin, Ieshia Toye, Tatiana Haliburton, all of Harrisonburg, Aaliyah Jackson and husband, James of South Carolina, Gianna and Mariah Donnelly of Fernandina Beach, FL; three great-grandchildren, Royal Edlin of Staunton, Zyhion Haliburton Van and Zasiya Crawford both of Harrisonburg; numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Yancey; her mother, Edna Edlin and a granddaughter, Breion Edlin.

A memorial service will be held 2 pm, Saturday, November 2, 2019 at Bethlehem Brethren Church in Harrisonburg. The family will receive friends from 12 – 2 pm, prior to the service. Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg is handling arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.lindseyharrisonburg.com.


  • Visitation Saturday, November 2, 2019
  • Memorial Service Saturday, November 2, 2019


Frances Ann Edlin-Yancey

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