Jeffery Wayne Yates

Published 9:17 am Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Jeffery Wayne Yates

July 17, 1964 – April 26, 2022

Beloved father, grandfather, brother, and friend.

Born in McComb, MS on July 17, 1964 to Norman and Arlis Yates and departed from this life on April 26, 2022.

Jeffery was preceded in death by his father, Norman Yates and survived by his mother, Arlis Yates. Father of Corey Yates, Megan Coggins, and Brandon Yates; grandfather to McKenzie Yates, Evelynn Coggins, and Elliott Coggins; brother of Kenneth Yates and Donna Williams.

He was a Veteran who proudly served in the United States Army, 82nd Airborne Division. He played darts on a dart league for many years and enjoyed going to the gym. He also enjoyed spending time at his family hunting camp, where he will ultimately be laid to rest.