Gordon Randolph Yarber III

  • "I'm late in hearing about Randy and am happy for him that..."
    - Alec Sharpe
  • "Sandy, You are in my thoughts & prayers. Randy would sit..."
    - Karen
  • "Randy will be sorely missed. Randy was good in many ways..."
    - Jeff Adkins
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    - Jim
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    - Steve Rafferty

Gordon Randolph Yarber, III "Randy" DENVER - Mr. Gordon Randolph "Randy" Yarber, III, age 70, of Denver, died on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at Grace Covenant Church, 17301 Statesville Rd., Cornelius, NC 28031. The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday prior to the service at the church. Mr. Yarber was born Aug. 26, 1943, in Ft. Lewis, Wash., to the late Hilda Snyder Yarber and Gordon Randolph Yarber, Jr. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his grandson, Eason Randolph Clarke. He is the retired president and owner of Yarber, Inc. Manufacturer's Representatives, Industrial Packaging. Mr. Yarber was a longtime member of Grace Covenant Church in Cornelius. He was a founding member of the Denver/Lake Norman Rotary Club. Randy loved his family, his church and his community. He always had a quick smile and a big hug to share with everyone he met. We remember him for his generosity and love for others. He served his church in many ways, as an elder, council member and with several outreach and mission efforts, including Father's Heart Adoption Ministries and Sonshine Center foster home in Linefork, Ky. Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Sandra Collins Yarber; two sons, Andy Yarber and wife, Ann, of Denver, John Yarber and wife, Allison, of Mt. Holly; one daughter, Debbi Clarke and husband, Walt, of Raleigh; one brother, Ed Yarber and wife, Danielle, of Roanoke, Va.; two sisters, Libby Ward and husband, Don, of Hendersonville, Sally Kelly and husband, Butch, of Stokesdale; one brother-in-law, Les Collins and wife, Billie; four grandchildren, Seth and Abigale Yarber, Emma Katherine and Redding Clarke; numerous nieces, nephews, and many loving friends and neighbors. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Sonshine Center, c/o Mary Bennett, 18754 Highway 160, Linefork, KY 41833, or to CrossExamined.org, P.O. Box 78956, Charlotte, NC 28271, or to the Eason Randolph Clarke Memorial, c/o Hayes Barton United Methodist Church, 2209 Fairview Rd., Raleigh, NC 27608. Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Yarber family.

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Published in Charlotte Observer on Jan. 27, 2014
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