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Edna R. Groves

Edna R. Groves

Female 1925 - 2012  (87 years)

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  • Name Edna R. Groves 
    Birth 4 Jan 1925  Robertson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 23 Aug 2012  Robertson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial Robertson County Memorial Gardens, Robertson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9097  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2012 

    Family Rev. William Herman Yates, Jr.,   b. 9 Jan 1922, Robertson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Mar 2008, Robertson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 86 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ronnie Lee Yates,   b. 16 Jan 1947, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Oct 2006 (Age 59 years)
     2. B.J. Yates
    Family ID F1819  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2023 

  • Notes 
    • 1930 United States Federal Census Name: Edner R Groves[Edna R Gromer] Gender: Female Birth Year: abt 1925 Birthplace: Tennessee Race: White Home in 1930: District 18, Robertson, Tennessee Marital Status: Single Relation to Head of House: Daughter Father's Name: Eddie J Groves Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Name: Vera G Groves Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee Eddie J Groves 32 Vera G Groves 29[25] Pauline A Groves 10 James Groves 7 Edner R Groves 5 Dorthery L Groves 2 Harrold C Groves 0

      YATES, Edna R.Born January 4, 1925 in Robertson County, TN. Passed away Thursday, August 23, 2012 in Robertson County, TN. She was 87 years of age. Edna was the daughter of the late Eddie and Vera Groves. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Herman Yates, Jr.; son, Ronnie Yates; sisters, Pauline Johnson and Ann Sage; brothers, James Groves and Harold Groves.

      Survived by daughter and son-in-law, Bettye Jo and David Palmer; sister and brother-in-law, Jean and Medford Keith, Dot Fuqua; daughter-in-law, Brenda M. Yates; sisters-in-law, Lorelle Groves and Dorothy Sue Groves; grandchildren, Bob (Valerie) Palmer, Mark (Tina) Palmer, Amanda Lee (Erik) Slusher and Casey M. Yates; great-grandchildren, Christopher (Nichole) Palmer, Josh Palmer, Melissa Palmer, Michael Palmer, Sarah Grace Slusher and Peyton Slusher; one great-great grandchild, Colton Palmer. During Edna's lifetime, she and her late husband, Rev. Herman Yates, Jr. served many churches in the Tennessee Conference of the United Methodist Church.

      Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, August 26, 2012 at the White House Austin & Bell Funeral Home with Rev. James O. Jones, Rev. Delwyn Fryer and Rev. Todd Kelly officiating. Interment will follow at the Robertson County Memorial Gardens in Springfield, Tennessee. Grandsons and great-grandsons will serve as Pallbearers. Family will receive friends Saturday, August 25th from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. AUSTIN & BELL FUNERAL HOME, White House, TN, (615) 672-5000. Published in The Tennessean on August 25, 2012