Jennie Lee Yancy

Passed 08/24/2023


Obituary For Jennie Lee Yancy

Jennie Lee Yancy, age 86, of Athens, GA passed August 24, 2023.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, August 31, 2023 at Hill First Baptist Church, 205 N Pope St. Athens, GA 30606, with interment to follow at East Lawn Cemetery.

Viewing, Wednesday, 2-7 PM, and visitation with the family, 6-7PM, at the funeral home.

Survivors include: her husband, William H. Yancy; brother, Albert (Helen) Marshall; nieces and nephews, Greg (Vicky) Marshall, Bertitta Marshall, Cleta (Roy) Bow, Frances E. Marshall, Tameisha Nicole Marshall and Cierra Marshall; special cousin, James (Vivian) Alford; and a host of additional nieces and nephews.

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  • 09/16/2023

    Cleta , Frances and Family So Sorry For Your Loss

  • 09/01/2023

    may your memories bring you comfort. Susie Weems Mckeever Classmate

  • 08/31/2023

    "Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. – Matthew 5:4" My condolences to the Yancy family.-Kasauna Tanner

  • 08/30/2023

    My thoughts and prayers are with the Yancey's Family at this difficult time. Prayers and time will heal all wounds. Mrs. Yancey memories will live forever in your hearts.

  • 08/28/2023

    Jennie had a lovely smile and Christian personality. I always enjoyed being in her presence. My condolences to her family- Mildred Lyle

  • 08/28/2023

    May her Soul Rest in Perfect Peace!

  • 08/27/2023

    Dad, I'm so sorry for your loss. I'm praying for the peace that's around the throne room of God to rest on you and the family during this very difficult time. Love you.

  • 08/26/2023

    Prayers and condolences to the entire family during this difficult time. Mrs. Yancy was such a sweet person who will truly be missed. I always enjoyed our laughter, and conversations about our families. Rest in peace!

  • 08/25/2023

    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.


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    Gracious Lavender Basket was sent for Jennie Lee Yancy - 08/27/2023

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