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 Arthur Austin Yancey

Arthur Austin Yancey

Oneida, Scott County, Tennessee, USA
Death 25 Jun 1983 (aged 71)
Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, USA
Burial La Follette, Campbell County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 11825323 · View Source
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From the LaFollette Press, Thursday, June 30, 1983:

Arthur A. Yancey, 71, of 104 E. Maple St., Caryville, died Saturday at Baptist Hospital in Knoxville.

He was a retired miner and a war veteran, a member of Paint Rock Baptist Church, the former mayor of Caryville and the owner and operator of Caryville Dry Cleaners.

Funeral services were Tuesday at Cross Funeral Home. Burial was in Campbell Memorial Gardens.

Survivors include his wife, Truie King Yancey of Caryville; three daughters, Rochelle Phillips of Capitol Hill, and Campbell County Clerk Brenda Boshears and Shirley Raines, both of Caryville; one brother, A. Y. Yancey of Route 1, Oneida; and five sisters, Mable Thompson of Huntsville, Zetta Sexton of Powell, Eva Johnson of Minneapolis, Minn., and Hannah Sexton and Eliza Duncan, both of Oneida.

Thanks to Edie for providing the obit.


Rochelle passed away in 2004 in Knox County, Tennessee; final disposition is unknown.

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  • Maintained by: Jana Thompson #47477910
  • Originally Created by: Larry & Edie Doepel
  • Added: 26 Sep 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11825323
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur Austin Yancey (3 Sep 1911–25 Jun 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11825323, citing Campbell Memorial Gardens, La Follette, Campbell County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Jana Thompson #47477910 (contributor 47477910) .