1930 ~  The Tribute of Life  ~  2018

Mrs. Vera Ann Simmons Yelverton, 87,  of Goldsboro, NC, departed this earthly life for her heavenly home on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Wayne UNC Health Care, surrounded by her loving family. 


A celebration of life service will be held on Thursday, June 7, 2018 – 12:00 noon at Woods Chapel UAFWBC, 928 E. New Hope Rd., Goldsboro, NC.  Her daughter, Margie Yelverton Turner, will be the Eulogist and Pastor Leo Deans will Preside.  Mrs. Yelverton will lie in state from 10:00 a.m. until the start of the service.

A public visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at The Bishop Lonnie E. Holloway Sr. Memorial Chapel at the funeral home.  Interment:  Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, 164 Long Plant Farm Rd., Goldsboro, NC.  All other times, the family will receive family and friends at the home of Margie Yelverton-Turner at 492 Genoa Rd., Dudley, NC, where they will assemble for the processional to the celebration service.