YELDER, Mrs. Beatrice P., a resident of Montg., AL., departed this life on Tues., June 10, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Sat., June 21, 2014 at 12:00 Noon from Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, Rev. Hamilton, Pastor. Interment will follow in Churchyard cemetery with Phillips-Riley Funeral Home directing. Beatrice leaves to cherish her memories six children: Willie James (Bettie) Yelder, Doris Lane, Lorean Grice, Pressie Mae Fox (Carlos), Larry Yelder, Sr., and Carolyn Yelder (Rick) Lapsley (her adopted, oldest grandchild); three step-children: Carrie Goode, Melvin and Linda Bain; 23 grandchildren, 82 great-grandchildren, 23 great-great grandchildren, one brother, Beosker (Virginia) Posey; three sister-in-laws, Annie Posey, Freddie Mae Yelder and Rosie Taylor (her partner to the end). Beatrice also leaves behind three children she raised as her own: Joseph (Doris) Moore, Sydney Davis and Johnny Tatum, two special friends: Louvenia Hall and Nora Long and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mrs. Yelder will lie in state at the church one hour prior to services.
Phillips-Riley Funeral Home
2284 West Fairview Avenue Montgomery, AL 36108
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on June 20, 2014