ATHENS-Graveside services for Vivian “Viv” Youkey, 81, Athens, are scheduled for 10:00 A.M. Tuesday at Shelby Chapel Cemetery Pavilion under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home, Athens.
Mrs. Youkey died Friday evening in Tyler.
She was born in Plymouth, Ind. September 28, 1931 to the late Lester Ernest and Mary Evans Inks.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, William J. Youkey, 2005, brothers, Gordon Inks, Charles Inks, and Harold Inks.
Viv was a resident of Athens since 1977 formerly of Schaumberg, Ill. She was a member of the Church of Christ, and she loved to sew, make quilts, crochet and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Survivors include her son, Jeff Youkey and wife Debra, Bullard, daughters, Patti Boyd and husband Robert, Athens, Jeanette Trotter and husband Bob, Sandy Duff and husband Chuck, all of Waggoner, Ill. 6 grandchildren, Lori Robinson, Kelly Bowsher, Cole Boyd, Kimberly Trotter, Justin Youkey, and Hayden Boyd, 4 great grandchildren, Carly Bowsher, Luke Bowsher, Brayden Reed, and Kali Robinson..
The Family would like to make a special Thanks to the staff of Emeritus-Pinehurst Senior Living in Tyler, and Heart to Heart Hospice for the special care given to our mother.
If desired, memorials may be made to Heart to Heart Hospice.
Dora ‘Velma’ Whittenberg
Dora “Velma” Ward Whittenberg passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Corsicana, Texas where she had made her home with her daughter. Born and raised east of Crossroads in the Becks Chapel Community, she lived in Henderson County for 90 years.
Randall ‘Randy’ Spurgeon
MORGAN-Services for Randall Ray Spurgeon, 61 of Morgan are scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Tuesday in Harbor Baptist Church, 12059 SH 198 South, Gun Barrel City with Rev. George Yarger officiating.
Burial will follow in Payne Cemetery under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home.
Eula Bea Cox Vaughn
Graveside services for Eula Bea Cox Vaughn, 87, of Athens, are scheduled for Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM at Shelby Cemetery with Pastor Mark Fulks officiating.
George Paul Shannon
Bradford, TX - A Memorial Service is being planned for a later date for George Paul Shannon, 76, of Bradford. He passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 at his home in Bradford.
Dr. James W. Smith
ATHENS-Dr. James W. Smith passed away at his home in Athens July 13, 2014 after a short illness.
Victoria Ann Wyatt
Funeral services for Victoria Ann Wyatt, 4, of Athens are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home of Athens. Interment will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery in Van Zandt County, Texas.
Barbara Joan Arthur
Barbara Joan Arthur, 78, of Athens, passed peacefully from this life to be with her Lord and Savior Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
A memorial service will be held to honor and celebrate Joan’s life, Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:30 A.M. at Sand Springs Baptist Church in Athens with Julius Ray Tapley officiating.
Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Williford Reeve
Services for Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Williford Reeve, 90, of Eustace will be held Friday, July 25, 2014 at the Fellowship Baptist Church in Athens, with Bro. Mike Dean and Jack Houghton officiating.
Graveside services and interment for Sherry Wilson, 70 of Athens is scheduled for 11:00 A M Wednesday at Shelby Chapel Cemetery with Tommy Burch and Rev. Gene Bishop officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home.
Funeral Services for Roy Griffin, 81, of Athens are scheduled for 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Athens with Bro. Mike Bragdon officiating. Interment will follow at Malakoff Cemetery.
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