Bernice Yancey

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Roller-Citizens Funeral Home
508 Plaza St.
West Helena, AR  72390
Friday, September 6, 2013
9:00-10:30 a.m.
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Graveside Sunset Memorial Park
5783 Hwy. 49
West Helena, AR  72390
Friday, September 6, 2013
11:00 a.m.
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Sunset Memorial Park
5783 Hwy 49
West Helena, AR  72390
Bernice Yancey

of Covington, TN

July 21, 1938 - September 3, 2013

Bernice Yancey, 75, of Covington, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Memphis, Tennessee. Mrs. Yancey was born July 21, 1938 at Marvell, Arkansas to the late Robert E. Lee Duren and the late Sally Hammon Duren. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Covington, Tennessee.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Eugene Yancey; a son, Michael Eugene Yancey (Harriett) of Covington; two grandchildren, Andrea Lynn Sutton (Ron) and Michael Neal Yancey (Nichole); a great-grandchild, Leah Michele; four sisters, Georgie Thompson of Maryville, Tennessee, Shirley Woods of Paris, Arkansas, Barbara Dillard of Charleston, Arkansas and Robin Lynn Howard of Lavaca, Arkansas; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and by a brother, Ben Duren.

A graveside service for Bernice Yancey will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 6, 2013 at Sunset Memorial Park at West Helena. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home. Reverend Dean Yancey, Reverend Don Yancey and Reverend Charles Williams will officiate.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Covington, Tennessee.

Services will be directed by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, West Helena, (870) 572-2571.

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Randy Golden
Dyersburg, TN
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Friday, September 6, 2013

Sorry to hear about Bernice. Keeping you and your family in my prayers.

Amy Dionne
Beebe, AR
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Friday, September 6, 2013

With you all in prayers and spirit. God bless.

Robert and Valerie Harris
Covington, TN
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Friday, September 6, 2013

Our deepest condolences Robert, Valerie and Rita.

Myrna sealy
helena, AR
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Eugene, I was so sad to hear about bernices death and I pray that you will find comfort inknowing that other people are thinking of you and praying for you and your family. God bless all ofyou!!!!! Myrna Addison Sealy

Charlie and Judy Buchanan
Helena, AR
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

We send our love and deepest sympathy to you.

Charlie and Judy

Fred &m Ida Chamness
Manassas, VA
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Gene & Family

We are so sorry to hear about Bernice. It has been a long time since we saw each other. May the Lord bless you guys We know she is in a better place but she will be missed by all of her friends and relatives. Fred & Ida Chamness

Sandra Samples
Dyersburg, TN
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time

Sandra

Mike Samples
Dyersburg, TN
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Gene
I wish to express my condolences. I am here for you if you need anything.

Wilma Yancey Gordon
waverly, OH
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Dear Eugene and family,
We send our condolences to you and your family
and will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.
God Bless you.
Jo and Jerry

Debbie Palmer
North Little Rock, AR
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother, grandmother and sister. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you deal with this loss.

Nema Everhart
North Little Rock, AR
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Prayers are with your family during this time of loss.

Freda Steingraber
Parrish, FL
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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Dear Gene,

I am sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that Bill and I
send our deepest sympathy to you and your family.
With love,
Freda and Bill