The Calhoun County Journal, Bruce, Miss., March 26, 1987
[widow of Emory Howard Yancy]
Fannie Lou Yancy, 81, of Sarepta, died Saturday, March 21, 1987 at the Calhoun County Nursing Home in Calhoun City. A homemaker and a member of Sarepta Baptist Church, she was born March 26, 1905, the daughter of Will and Maude Ragland Hipp.
Services were Sunday at 3 p.m. at Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mamon Morris officiating. Burial was in Sarepta cemetery.
Pallbearers were Andy Geater, Larry Hill, Chris Gafford, Greg Brewer, Dreher Harris, and Tommy Harrison.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Sybil Brewer, Randolph; Mrs. Betty Holder, Sarepta;
One son, Cony W. Yancy, Sarepta; three sisters, Mrs. Johnnie Powell, Memphis; Mrs. Willie Mae Waldrop, Randolph; Mrs. Doyle Crowson, Batesville;
Eight grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.