The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


December 4, 2013

Bernadine Yearty

— The funeral for Bernadine Marie Yearty, 88, of Athens will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Spry Funeral Home with John Taggart officiating. Burial will be at Hurricane Cemetery in Rogersville.

Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Yearty died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at Athens-Limestone Hospital.

Bernadine Yearty was born Nov. 7, 1925, in Illinois to Henry Louis Boston and Fanny Gesina Boston. She was a retired librarian. She attended the Athens Church of God.

Survivors include her brother, Glenn Boston of Athens; sister, Donna Foreman of Houston; several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be family and friends.

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