Jewell Yarbrough

Published 12:00 am Friday, December 1, 2017

Funeral services for Jewell Ree Yarbrough, 79, of
Leesville will be on Friday, December 1, 2017, at 1 pm at the Leesville Funeral Home, 508 S. 5th St., with Bro. Joe Call officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Forest Cemetery, in Leesville, under the direction of Leesville Funeral Home.

Visitation will be Thursday, November 30, 2017, from 4 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home.

Jewell, the daughter of Henry and Lillie Meeley Borders, was born on February 4, 1938, in Vine Grove, Kentucky. She
passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, in Burkburnett, Texas.

Mrs. Yarbrough was a lifelong resident of Vernon Parish. A member of Oak Forest Baptist Church where she was the secretary for twenty-three years; and a member
of WMU at Oak Forest Baptist Church.

Her husband, Robert Yarbrough, preceded her in death.

She is survived by her sons, Thomas Garvin (Staci) of Fortworth, TX and James Garvin (Karri) of Burkburnett,
TX; daughter, Peggy McCullers (Wayne) of Justin, TX; step-son, Robert Yarbrough (Martha) of Leesville; two-step daughters, Kathy Booty (Daniel) of Leesville and Khristy Martin (Calvin) of Leesville; 13 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.

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