Mr. Ray Yorker passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at his residence. Funeral services were held on Friday, May 17, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Springfield Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Owens Sr., officiating. Interment was held in Jordan Grove Baptist Church cemetery.
Mr. Yorker is survived by his wife: Mrs. Louise Hall Yorker, Sandersville, Georgia; two daughters: Ms. Patricia Yorker, Mrs. Deborah Ann (Mardricus) Seals, Sandersville, Georgia; three sons: Mr. Raymond Yorker, Mr. Patrick L. Yorker, Mr. Ray Yorker, Jr., Sandersville, Georgia; five sisters: Ms. Angie B. Gilbert, Dublin, Georgia, Mrs. Annie (Eli) Atkinson, Mrs. Beverly (Isiah) Johnson, Wrightsville, Georgia; Mrs. Myrtice (Frank) Yorker, West Palm Beach, Florida, Mrs. Helen (Charles) Wilfork, Delray Beach, Florida; five brothers: Mr. Buster (Betty) Yorker, Davisboro, Georgia, Mr. Eddie Yorker, Mr. Melvin Yorker, Mr. Sammie Yorker, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Larry (Michelle) Yorker, West Palm Beach, Florida; nine grandchildren; father-in-law: Mr. Willie Fred Barnes, Sandersville, Georgia; a host of other relatives and friends. This announcement is a courtesy of M.C. Smith Funeral Home.