September 1, 1932 – August 23, 2019

James R. Yerkey (MSgt, USAF Retired) lost his final battle with cancer in the early morning hours of August 23, 2019.

He is survived by his daughter, Diana Adcock and family; his son, Robert Yerkey and family; daughter-in-law, Leigh Yerkey Shadix and family; eight grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.

Jim was an active member of Civitan, the BPOE, and the American Legion.  He was a long time and dedicated member of Dadeville First United Methodist Church where he sang in the choir and served on numerous church committees.

Services for Mr. Yerkey will be held at Dadeville First United Methodist Church on Saturday, August 31st at 2:00pm.

Alabama Funeral Homes and Cremation Centers of Camp Hill, Alabama is handling arrangements.