Beatrice Yates

Beatrice Yates, 79, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at Kensington Manor Care and Rehabilitation Center in Elizabethtown.

She was a native of Hardin County, worked for Kent Records and was a member of Church of God of Prophecy in Stephensburg.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard "Jimmy" Yates; her parents, Leslie and Katherine Grimes Stillwell; and two sisters, Margie Blanton and Kathleen Minton.

She is survived by a daughter, Debra Smith of Elizabethtown; a son, Kenneth G. (Karen) Yates of Eastview; a brother, Alton Stillwell of White Mills; five grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

The funeral is at noon Wednesday, Aug.21, at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with Jimmy Baker officiating. Burial follows in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is from 2:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and continues at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Funeral Home

Brown Funeral Home
306 College Street Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-2737
Published in The News-Enterprise on Aug. 20, 2013