Goldie Marie Yarnell
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Goldie Marie Yarnell
  • August 7, 1924 - September 27, 2017
  • Killeen, Texas

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Goldie Marie Yarnell
Services for Goldie Marie Yarnell will be at 10:00am Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen. She was born August 7, 1924 to Clarence and Nora (Kuhn) McGraw in Westerville, Ohio and passed away September 27, 2017 at the age of 93 years and 1 month. She grew up in Westerville, Ohio and attended Westerville High School. She married Edison Leroy May on January 31, 1941 in Westerville, Ohio. After his passing she married Thelbern A. Yarnell on September 3, 1958 in Newton, TX. She moved to the Killeen area in 1959. She was a homemaker and an avid reader. She enjoyed quilting, crochet, knitting and various other crafts. She was a fantastic cook and loved spending time with family, especially the grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, first husband Edison Leroy May, second husband Thelbern A. Yarnell, sister, Maggie (McGraw) Tobar, brothers, Edgar McGraw, and George McGraw and daughter, Patricia A. Schoen (Gary). Survivors include son, Arden L. May (Doris) of Tawas City MI, daughter, Karen L. Dunn (Tony) of Killeen, sister, Shirley (McGraw) Alford of Crestview FL , granddaughters Theresa M. (Swope) Bray (Michael), and Dawn R. (Dunn) Willis (Ward), grandsons, Heath May (Becky), Toby A. Dunn (Shanna), Chad May (Kim) and John Schoen (Jacqueline), nine great grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Donations may be made to First Baptist Church of Killeen or your favorite charity. The family will receive visitors from 6-8pm Monday October 2, 2017 at the funeral home.