James E. Yates Jr.

James E. "Junnie" Yates Jr., 88, of Colonial Heights, passed away on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at John Randolph Medical Center. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at the Colonial Heights Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory, 2033 Boulevard, with the Rev. Dorothy O'Quinn officiating. Burial will follow in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, with military honors. An American Legion service will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, with visitation to follow until 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Colonial Heights Food Pantry, 530 Southpark Blvd., Colonial Heights, VA 23834. Condolences may be registered at www.ealvinsmall.com.

Funeral Home

E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory
2033 Boulevard  Colonial Heights, VA 23834
(804) 526-3400

Published in The Progress-Index on Feb. 20, 2014