Susie Mae McCarty Yates, 76, Lebanon, died Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon after an illness.
She was born on March 26, 1938 to the late Cecil and Cornelia McCarty.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Joseph Benedict "JB" Yates; two sisters, Peggy Leedom and Mary Jo McCarty; and two grandchildren, William Adam Morgeson and William Joseph Yates.
Survivors include: five sons, William (Carolyn) Yates and Robert (Julie) Yates of Lebanon, Terry (Marcia) Yates of Loretto, Ricky Yates of Campbellsville, and Ronnie (Cindy) Yates of Florida; one daughter, Davonne Morgeson (Jr. Bohannon) of Lebanon; five brothers, Winfred McCarty, Wallace McCarty, Donald McCarty, and Jimmy Darrell McCarty all of Lebanon, and Benny McCarty of Calvary; two sisters, Clara Christerson of Junction City and Pat Cornish of Battle; 24 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 21, at Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home, Lebanon, with burial in the Holy Trinity Cemetery. Bro. Clellan Hayes and Bro. Benny McCarty officiated.
Pallbearers were Amanda Hall, Ashley Abell, Travis Thomas, Terry Lee Yates, Bradley Yates, Ricky Yates, and Travis Yates.
Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.