Guy Yelverton Sr.

March 17, 1921July 21, 2018

Guy Yelverton, Sr., age 97 of Jackson, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

He was born on March 17, 1921 in Brownsville, TN, the son of the late Harry and Mary Yelverton. He lived in Jackson most of his life and was Baptist in belief. He served in WWII in the European Theatre for one year. He was a paint contractor in the Jackson are for over sixty years.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Oneida Deming Yelverton.

He is survived by two sons, Guy Yelverton, Jr (Julie) of San Antonio, TX, and Gary Yelverton of Jackson; two grandchildren, Guy Yelverton, III (Alysha) and Juliana Yelverton; and ten great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends and loved ones at a visitation to be held on Saturday, July 28, 2018 from 12-1 p.m. at the North Chapel of George A. Smith and Sons.

The funeral service is to be conducted at 1 p.m. from the North Chapel of George A. Smith and Sons with interment to follow in Ridgecrest Cemetery. Military funeral honors will be rendered at the graveside.


  • Visitation with Friends and Loved Ones Saturday, July 28, 2018
  • The Funeral Service Saturday, July 28, 2018

Guy Yelverton Sr.

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Ed Webb

July 27, 2018

Just saw the obit in the paper. Sorry to hear about your dad. Thoughts & prayers are with you.