Della Mae Yelverton
May 30, 1940 – March 26, 2021
Della Mae Brown Yelverton, 80, of Brandon, passed away on Friday, March 26, 2021 and is now rejoicing with Jesus.
The family will receive friends from 5:00pm until 7:00pm on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home in Pearl. The funeral service will take place at 10:00am on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 in the funeral home chapel. A graveside service will take place at 12:30 on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at New Hope Baptist Church at 399 New Hope Rd., Mount Olive, Mississippi 39119.
She was born on May 30, 1940 to the late Ance D. Brown and Ollie Walker Brown in Mount Olive, Mississippi. She worked for several years at Siemens.
Mrs. Yelverton loved her family first and foremost; they meant more to her than anything. She always looked forward to each holiday and spending time with them. She adored her kids, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. A God-loving woman, she was known for her contagious smile and laugh. She loved everyone she came across and always greeted everyone with a welcoming smile characterized by her signature lipstick. Her caring, patient heart loved unconditionally. She was thankful for everything in her life that she was blessed with and never had a single complaint. Her genuine spirit will be deeply missed.
She is survived by her children, Carol Yelverton, Frank Andy Yelverton (Dulcie), and Dianna Zendejas (Arnulfo); grandchildren, Cheryl McKeithen (Scott), Kari Zendejas, Cody Yelverton, Kelby Zendejas, Lydia Eaton, Ryan Yelverton, and Wyatt Eaton; great-grandchildren, Kylie McKeithen, Brayden McKeithen, and Bron Purvis; sisters, Hazel Minter and Helen Ray; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Donations in memory of Mrs. Yelverton may be sent to New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery Fund at PO Box 731 Magee, Mississippi 39110.
- Carol Yelverton, Daughter
- Frank Andy Yelverton (Dulcie), Son
- Dianna Zendejas (Arnulfo), Daughter
- Cheryl McKeithen (Scott), Grandchild
- Kari Zendejas, Grandchild
- Cody Yelverton, Grandchild
- Kelby Zendejas, Grandchild
- Lydia Eaton, Grandchild
- Ryan Yelverton, Grandchild
- Wyatt Eaton, Grandchild
- Kylie McKeithen, Great-Grandchild
- Brayden McKeithen, Great-Grandchild
- Bron Purvis, Great-Grandchild
- Hazel Minter, Sister
- Helen Ray, Sister
- and numerous nieces and nephews
No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
Della Mae Yelverton
March 31, 2021
Our deepest sympathies, on your loss. May God give you comfort, in your time of sorrow. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Dennis & McRee Auto Electric
March 30, 2021
Della was a wonderful friend to our mother, and seeing her brings back memories of such a sweet lady. Our family sends prayers and hope for comfort in your loss.
Debbie Culberson Padula, Steve Culberson and Mark Culberson
March 29, 2021
So sorry to hear of Mrs. Yelvertons passing. May God hold you close now and in the days ahead.
Teresa and Eddie Tucker