Weatherford Democrat

October 1, 2013

Shirley Jean Yandell


Weatherford Democrat

— MILLSAP – Shirley Jean Yandell, 76, beloved mother, grandmother and sister, died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.

Service is 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, at White’s Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford. Interment will be in Greenwood Community Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at White’s Funeral Home.

Shirley Jean Light was born Sept. 26, 1937, to Eugene Davis and Pauline Butler Light in Weatherford. She spent many years working on the family farm doing a little bit of everything. Later, Shirley worked as a logistics employee in the civil service, assisting in relocation of service members and their families.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Edwin “Eddie” Yandell in 2010.

Survivors include a son, Michael Yandell and wife, Patricia; daughter, Vickie Sanders and husband, Lee; grandchildren, William, Frances and Matthew Yandell and Cristopher and Ashley Valdez; great-grandson, Carter Yandell; sister, Donice Way; and numerous nieces and nephews.

White’s Funeral Home