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Jay Yarbrough | 1943-2014

Published Saturday, June 28, 2014

Jay Yarbrough

Jay Yarbrough, 71, a retired drywall contractor, died Sunday, June 22, 2014, in Decatur.

Memorial service is 2 p.m. Sunday, June 29, at Christian Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd.

Jay was born March 4, 1943, in Sand Springs, Okla., to Thomas and Thelma (Lankston) Yarbrough. He married Dorothy A. Henson Feb. 7, 1964, in Hurst.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Dorothy Yarbrough of Boyd; daughter Lisa Callahan of Boyd; sons Jesse Yarbrough and wife, Penny, of Kinston, Wash., and Tommy Yarbrough and wife, Stefani, of Bedford; grandchildren Lauren, Crystal, Tessa, Garrett, Megan, Jessica, Daniel, Jamie, Brittany and Dillon; seven great-grandchildren; sisters Jeanette Duhon of Beaumont and Shirley Kelley of Sour Lake; brother Wilson Barker; and other family members and friends.

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