The Monitor-Herald, May 25, 1933
Aged Sarepta Citizen Dies- "Uncle" Alf Yancy Laid At Rest Monday- Was Popular and Influential Citizen.
Mr. Alfred Yancy, age 89, died at Sarepta last Sunday. Funeral services were conducted at Sarepta cemetery Monday, with Elder Bullard in charge of the obsequies.
Mr. Yancy was a well-known and highly respected citizen of the county. He spent his entire life in and near Sarepta. We was a man who valued his friends highly and was ever ready to respond to any need of his neighbors.
He is survived by his widow and the following sons, Henry Yancy, Water Valley; Corey Yancy, Louisiana; Bob Yancy, Sarepta; Ellis Yancy, Texas, and one daughter, Mrs. Emma Garner, of Toccopola.