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James Yates

James R. Yates

Saturday, April 21st, 1945 - Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
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Obituary

James R. Yates, 74, of Robinson passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2020. Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 9th at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, 3124 Robinson Dr., Waco, with Pastor Derek Nease officiating. Burial will immediately follow at Robinson Cemetery. The family will receive visitors 4:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday, March 8th at the funeral home.
James was born April 21, 1945 to Tom and Irene (Pharris) Yates in Cameron, Texas. He served his country in the US Army. James was a welder, working for Mosley Machinery and Smith Pump Company. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and especially spending time on the farm.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Gladys; seven sisters; two brothers; and his good friends, Sonny, George, and Judy.
James is survived by his sons, Jamie Yates, Larry Yates; daughters-in-law, Pam Gutierrez, Teresa Sanchez; grandchildren, Dakota Yates and wife Whitney, Makayla Yates, Sherrie Yates, Josh Sanchez, Kirstie Sanchez; along with numerous nieces, nephews, and in-laws.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, March 8th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Sunday, March 8th, 2020 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    Address
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
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  • Service

    Monday, March 9th, 2020 | 10:00am
    When
    Monday, March 9th, 2020 10:00am
    Location
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    Address
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
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  • Interment

    Location
    Robinson Cemetery
    Address
    620 East Stegall Rd.
    Robinson, TX 76706
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Kelly Spoon

Posted at 02:31pm
Jamie and Larry, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. I am also sorry I did not know about your mom. We were neighbors, and I have the greatest memories of your family. Prayers for you guys, Kelly Mahoney Spoon.
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Cindy Yates Mendenhall

Posted at 08:46pm
Rest In Peace Uncle James. You always lit up the room with your smile. I am sure you are enjoying the reunion with everyone that was waiting for you in heaven.
Jamie and Larry my thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.

Love
Cindy (and family)
JK

Johnny Kent

Posted at 08:25am
James and I worked together at Mosley Machinery we went to hydraulic school in Detroit together. I am saddened to learn of his passing. My condolences to his family and friends.
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