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July 24, 2013

J.D. Yeager


Laughlin Service Funeral Home

— J.D. Yeager

J.D. Yeager, 88, of Cullman, passed away Monday, July 23, 2013. He was born Sept. 28, 1924. He was married for 42 years to Hazel K. Guthrie, who died in February 2007.

He was also preceded in death by his parents, W.T. and Gertrude Yeager; brothers, Dalford and A.V. Yeager; and sisters, Betty Yeager Hale and Carol Yeager Wilcox.

Mr. Yeager served 22-and-a-half years in the U.S. Navy and retired as Chief Petty Officer Medical. He was the personnel manager at Americold upon full retirement.

Survivors include son, Jackie Wayne Yeager (Cathy); grandchildren, Trion Wayne Yeager (Stacy) and Kristen Tara Pamplin (Kevin); great-grandsons, Traie James and Andrew Taylor; great-granddaughters, Paige Yeager, Samara Yeager and Amelia Pamplin; brothers, Thurman Yeager (Barbara) and Talmadge Yeager; sister, Donna Price (Bunk); and a host of nieces and nephews.

Military memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 3, at Concord Missionary Baptist Church in Fairview, Harold Grimes officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Cullman Humane Society.

Laughlin Service Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements (www.laughlinservice.com).