The Monitor Herald, April 4, 1963
Miss Phronie Yancy Died March 26 At Bruce Home
Miss Phronie Yancy died Tuesday, March 26 at her home in Bruce. She was 73.
She was born in Calhoun County, the daughter of W.L. Yancy and Martha Bratton Yancy. She had lived at Bruce for the past 15 years. She was a Baptist.
Services were held Wednesday afternoon at the Sarepta Baptist Church. Rev. Vernon Wilson officiated. Burial was in the church cemetery, under the direction of Cook Funeral Home, of Bruce. Pallbearers were her nephews.
She leaves two brothers, J.L. Yancy and Jack Yancy, both of Bruce, and three sisters, Mrs. Jettie Cain, of Bruce, and Mrs. Maude Mize and Mrs. Virgie Hipp, both of Memphis, Tennessee.