Raymond Lee Yates Jr.

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Raymond Lee Yates, Jr. passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at the age of 52. Beloved husband of Colleen Hughes Yates. Father of Ryan Andrew Yates (Allie Barfield) and Rachel Allison Yates. Son of Raymond Lee Yates, Sr. and Lois Couvillion Yates. Brother of the late Barbara Jean Yates Stroyewski. Mr. Yates graduated from UNO with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and MBA from Tulane. He was the LA Transmission Grid Manager at Entergy. He was a lifetime member of the NRA and a member of the LSU Alumni Association. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Services at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. on Monday, April 7, 2014 at 2:00 PM. Friends may visit after 12:00 Noon. Inurnment will be private. In lieu of flowers please send donations to the National Parks Conservation Association. To sign and view the Family Guestbook, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com
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Published in TheNewOrleansAdvocate.com from Apr. 5 to Apr. 6, 2014
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