The Calhoun County Journal, September 22, 1960
Mrs. Velma [Hipp] Yancy Dies in Memphis
Services were held at Shady Grove Church a 3 Wednesday for Mrs. Velma Irene Yancy, 62, who died in the Baptist Hospital Wednesday. Rev. Cliff Davis officiated, and burial was in the Sarepta Cemetery.
A native of Calhoun but who had been making her home with her daughter in Batesville for the past 11 years, Mrs. Yancy suffered a broken hip two week ago. She was a member of the Methodist Church.
She leaves her father, Wil Hipp, Banner; a brother, D.M. Hipp, Sarepta; a daughter, Mrs. Harold Suber, Batesville; a brother, D.M. Hipp, Sarepta; and five sisters, Mrs Emma Yancy, Sarepta, Mrs. E.R. Waldrop, Randolph, Mrs. Van Powell, Memphis, Mrs. Howard Yancy, Bruce, and Mrs. Dewey Crowson, Batesville.