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Ethel Mae "Eckie" Shears Yarnell
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1924, USA
Death: Oct. 9, 2011
Wood County
West Virginia, USA

Ethel Mae Yarnell, 87, of Parkersburg, passed away Oct. 9, 2011, at Camden Clark Medical Center, St. Joseph's Campus.

She was born near Belpre on Jan. 16, 1924, a daughter of the late Ralph and Mabel Shears.

Ethel was active with the Senior Citizens and enjoyed Bingo. Her family was the highlight of her life. She enjoyed family gatherings and her grandchildren.

Surviving Ethel is her husband of 63 years, "Bill" Yarnell; son, "Billy" Yarnell and wife Melanie of Williamstown; grandchildren, Brian Yarnell and Jill and Amy Keiser and Nick; eight great grandchildren; and brother, Fred Shears and wife Sharon of Vienna.

In addition to her parents, Ethel was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Pastor Luke Easter officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.

Family links: 
  Ralph Dewey Shears (1901 - 1951)
  Carl W. Yarnell (1926 - 2013)*
  Margie M. Shears Schaffer (1922 - 2003)*
  Ethel Mae Shears Yarnell (1924 - 2011)
  Ralph Dewey Shears (1925 - 1925)*
  Mary E. Shears Owens (1926 - 2002)*
  Thomas Edward Lincoln Shears (1929 - 2002)*
  Herbert Shears (1934 - 2007)*
  Virginia Jacqueline Shears Elliott (1937 - 2010)*
  Frederick Wayne Shears (1941 - 2016)*
  Ronald Jay Shears (1948 - 1992)*
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Memory Gardens
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Bren
Record added: Oct 13, 2011
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Ethel Mae Eckie <i>Shears</i> Yarnell
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Ethel Mae Eckie <i>Shears</i> Yarnell
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Ethel Mae Eckie <i>Shears</i> Yarnell
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 Added: Oct. 15, 2011
Rest In Peace
- Bren
 Added: Oct. 15, 2011

 Added: Oct. 15, 2011

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