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Martha Shook Yates PDF Print
Written by Noah Lockamy   
Tuesday, 14 May 2013 16:05

Martha Shook Yates, age 69, of 1685 Idlewild Road in West Jefferson died Wednesday evening May 8, 2013 at her home.



Martha is survived by Bynum L Yates, Sr.; five children including a daughter Teresa R. Yates of Roan Mountain, TN, a daughter Kelly M. Yates and husband Terry Teaster of Foscoe, a son Bynum L. Yates, Jr. and wife Cindy of Newland, a son Jesse J. Yates and wife Lane of Banner Elk, and a son Jason E. Yates and wife Candy of Newland; three sisters, Retha Adams of Granite Falls, Freda Green and husband Jim of Blowing Rock, Wanda Hardy and husband Mike of Foscoe; granddaughter, Christa Rodriguez and husband Chris of Laurel Springs. She also leaves six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren numerous nieces nephews.

Mrs. Yates was preceded in death by her parents Randell Russell Shook and Geneva Fox Shook; two brothers Raymond Shook and Bobby Shook.

Funeral services for Mrs. Martha Shook Yates will be conducted Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 12 P.M. at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend R. D. Watson officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Lawn Memorial Park and Gardens.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 11 until 12, at the funeral home.

Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital c/o St Jude Tribute Program, PO Box 1000 Dept 142 Memphis, TN 38101-9908 or Ashe County Home Health Care, P.O. Box 1263, Jefferson, NC 28640.

On-line condolences may be sent to the Yates family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.

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