“Walter Yeates had the biggest heart a person could have.Walt & I were friends for 16 years & i will miss him dearly.I will neve forget time I...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Jeff Dillard - Birmingham, AL
“I would like to extend my deepest sympathy to the Yeates family. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.
Carol P. Porterfield
2 of 4 | Posted by: Carol P. Porterfield - Savannah, GA
“Walter and I attended high school together at AC Flora. He was always a great friend. When my father died Oct 1, 1968 Walter came over to the house....Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Ken Carnes - Cayce, SC
“The staff of Dunbar Funeral Home extends our condolences to the family of Mr. Yeates.
4 of 4 | Posted by: Joey Tanner - Columbia, SC
Walter George YeatesIII, 60, formerly of Columbia, S.C., passed away Monday, November 16, 2009, in Birmingham. Born August 25, 1949, in Philadelphia, Pa., he was a son of the late Walter George Yeates Jr. and Rebecca Taylor Yeates. A graduate of the University of South Carolina, Class of 1970, Mr. Yeates had been self-employed in Birmingham for over 30 years.
Surviving are his brother, Douglas Taylor Yeates (Betty) of Anderson, S.C.; sister, Susan Wood of Columbia; sister-in-law, Candace G. Williams of Cayce, S.C.; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a brother, Frederic H. Williams.
Graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, November 22, 2009, in Elmwood Cemetery in Columbia. Family will receive friends following the service at the home of Candace Williams. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 500 Taylor St., Suite 101,
Columbia, SC 29201.
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