Earlene Jones Yates (2017-12-29 16:12:45)

Mrs. Earlene Jones Yates, age 74, of 870 Clint Norris Road, Boone, passed away Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Watauga Medical Cen

Mrs. Yates is survived by her husband, Burl Yates, of Boone, one daughter, Becky Bautista and husband Abel, of Boone, two sisters, Gail Lambert and husband Allen, and Linda Hodges and husband Finley, two brothers, Ben Jones and wife Karen, and John Jones, all of Boone. She is also survived by a number of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Earl Thomas Jones and Ruby Culler Jones.

Funeral services for Mrs. Earlene Jones Yates will be conducted Sunday, December 31, 2017, at 2:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state from 1:00 until 2:00, at the chapel. Pastor Gordon Noble will officiate. Burial will follow in Brown Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 o'clock at the chapel one hour prior to the service.

Online condolences may be sent to the Yates family at

Hampton Funeral And Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.