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Contributed By: Suzanne ShephardAugust 24, 1966 - Carroll County Democrat
Kermit L. Yelton, a State Highway Department employee, died
Monday, August 22 at Carroll County Memorial Hospital. He had been in
ill health about a year.
Mr. Yelton was born April 15, 1920 in Pendleton County but had lived
in Carroll County most of his life.
He was employed by the Gulf Oil Company for 16 years and was a
veteran of World War II. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Mary Jewell
Yelton; two daughters, Karen and Debbie Yelton; his parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Horace Yelton; one sister, Mrs. Nelda Jean Griffith and a brother,
Funeral Services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 24, at the
Graham Funeral Home by Rev. Paul Livesay, minister of the Carrollton
Christian church. Flag services were held at the graveside by Carrollton
Post of the American Legion. Burial was in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Edgar Ellis, Tom Martin, Cecil Dorten, Frank
Grimes, Walter Meadows and Ewing Perry. Honorary: Howard Aldridge and