The Obituary for Mrs. Elizabeth “Liz” Yates of Lineville, Alabama (Clay County)


Graveside Services for Mrs. Elizabeth “Liz” Yates age 75, of Lineville were held Sunday June 28, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. at the Lineville City Cemetery. The Reverend David Pritchard officiated the service.

Liz was a lifelong resident of Clay County and was living in the Mineral Springs area of Clay County. She was an independent woman that cherished her family, and strong love for the Lord, and really enjoyed playing the piano and attending Mineral Springs Methodist Church. Spending time in the outdoors and hunting arrowheads was also one of her favorite pastimes.

She is survived by two sons; Allen Yates and Bobby Yates of Lineville, one brother; Johnny Horn (Ruby), three sisters; Brenda Moses (Ron) of Lincoln, Linda Willingham (David) of Ashland and Renee Crawford (Bo) of Cragford, also three grandchildren; Dalton and Drake Yates of Talladega and Jay Yates of Lineville.

She was preceded in death by her parents; Marshall Allen Horn and Mary Elizabeth Davidson Horn, her husband, Duma Albert “D. A.” Yates, and one sister Shirley Kennedy.

Active pallbearers were: Drake Yates, Nolen Yates, Dalton Yates, Jason Horn, Bo Crawford and Greg Lamberth.

Honorary pallbearers were: Ron Moses and Matthew Duke.

Benefield Funeral Home of Lineville, AL  was in charge of the arrangements.