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Col Charles Willis Yokley
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1893
Baileyton
Greene County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1972


Charles W. Yokley served as a Colonel in the United States Army.

He served in the Army during World War I.

He was originally from Baileyton, Tennessee.

He lost his first wife Helen Bach to tuberculosis in 1921 when their son, James Marion Yokley, was only four years old.

He married Anna Mae Russell in 1923, and they had a son in 1926, who is still living.

He lost his first son, James Marion Yokley, in 1937 in an automobile accident.

He has two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, all still living.

His last place of residence was in Washington, DC.

NOTE: Many thanks to Charles Yokley's great-granddaughter for providing details on his parents, wives, children, and great-grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Marion Yokley (1863 - 1938)
  Mollie Bell McCollum Yokley (1868 - 1943)
 
 Spouses:
  Anna Mae Yokley (1902 - 1992)
  Helen Bach Yokley (1898 - 1921)*
 
 Children:
  James Marion Yokley (1917 - 1937)*
 
 Sibling:
  Charles Willis Yokley (1893 - 1972)
  Willie Belle Yokley Hartsell (1897 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

ANNEX N-34

CHARLES W YOKLEY
COL US ARMY
DEC 17 1893 APR 30 1972
ANNA MAE
HIS WIFE
MAY 30 1902 AUG 20 1992
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Annex, Site #N-34
 
Created by: Karl Stelly
Record added: Aug 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55775088
Col Charles Willis Yokley
Added by: Karl Stelly
 
Col Charles Willis Yokley
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Colonel, United States Army
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 Added: Apr. 1, 2013
Flag of the State of Tennessee
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 Added: Mar. 31, 2013
United States Army
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 Added: Mar. 30, 2013
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