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Deborah Ann Fitzgerald Yonce

Obituary Date: Friday, April 27, 2018

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Deborah Ann Fitzgerald Yonce, age 60 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered into rest Friday, April 27, 2018.  Mrs. Yonce was born in Anderson, South Carolina, a daughter of the late Harrison and Bertie Mae Cheek Fitzgerald.  Mrs. Yonce was of the Baptist Faith, a homemaker, an awesome wife, mother, and nana who brought joy to so many.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Yonce is preceded by a sister Loretta Rhodes, and two brothers, Jerry and Michael Fitzgerald.

A loving family survives Mrs. Yonce which includes her husband David Yonce of Athens, four daughters, Melissa Yonce Hayes and her husband Robert of Athens, Jessica Davis and her husband Benjamin of Athens, Crystal Colley and her husband Wesley of Jefferson and Carey Wood and her husband Jamie of Rockmart.  Grandchildren, Wyatt Davis, Caitlin Hayes, Erica Wood, Helen Hayes, Lydia Davis and one on the way.  Five brothers, Ben, David, Kenneth, Johnny and Donnie Fitzgerald.  Three sisters, Mary Smith, Brenda Loggins, and Darlene Mealor.  Many nieces and nephews and a beloved dog, Sugar.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Reverend Jesse Mealor officiating with burial to follow in Evans Memory Gardens.  The family will receive friends, 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. Monday, April 30, 2018 at the funeral home.

Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.

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Funeral Date
05/01/2018 at 11:00AM
Funeral Home
Evans Funeral Home
(706) 367-5467
1350 Winder Hwy, Jefferson 30549