May 27, 1918 Lincolnton Lincoln County North Carolina, USA
May 21, 2009 North Carolina, USA
Daughter of the late Morris S. Yoder and Laura Ruth Scronce, she was married to the late Guy Cress. She had a teaching career from 1938 until 1979. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church where she taught Sunday School and served on many committees. She was survived by three children, Tracy Cress and his wife Nancy, Rebecca Jones, and Janet Roberts and her husband Gil; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Her funeral was held May 24, 2009, at St. John's Lutheran Church with The Rev. Dr. Mark Ericson officiating.