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  • "Ann, so sorry to hear of your loss. May God comfort you. ..."
    - Doris Harts
  • "Mr. Yates believed in discipline and he was always fair to..."
    - Will Ewing Jr
  • ""You will truly be missed""
    - Sharon Rawls
  • "Tough as my husband Ralph Holmes use to call him will be..."
    - Linda Kathy Holmes
  • "We will miss you and you will forever be in our hearts."
    - Lucresha Sheffield
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Mr. Billy Roy Yates, 80, of Conroe, TX passed away Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015. Billy graduated from Booker T. Washington High School class of 1953, where he was, the Valedictorian. He graduated from Prairie View A&M University with a bachelors degree in education. Billy taught history at Booker T. Washington for more than 30 yrs. Billy is survived by his devoted wife of 49 years: Wonderful Yates, sons, Gregory (Tarsha), Brian (Mary), grandchildren, Brianna, Nicholas, Taylor, Brian Jr. and Brynisha: 2 brothers, Jesse (Sandra), Alfred (Sofie), 3 sisters, Gloria, Ruby and Yvonne (Roy), 3 sisters-in-law, Bobbie, Beatrice and Jacquelyn. Billy's legacy leaves a host of friends and family to numerous to name.


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Published on from Dec. 17 to Dec. 30, 2015