Guinlan "Sis"


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Guinlan "Sis" Yancey

Nov 22 1915 - Aug 18 2008

Guinlan “Sis” Yancey, age 92, of Garland, Texas, formerly of Campbell, Texas, went to be with the Lord on August 18, 2008 in Allen, Texas. She was born November 22, 1915, in Greenville, Texas, the daughter of Dudley and Jessie Mae (Denton) Ames. She grew up in Greenville, attending schools there and on June 3, 1934, she married Samuel David Yancey. Mrs. Yancey was a wonderful homemaker, an avid bridge player, and a longtime member of Prestoncrest Church of Christ. She is survived by her children, Sue Hunt and her husband Larry of Garland and Bob Yancey and his wife Gale of Fairview; grandchildren, Glen Yancey of Allen, Julie Yancey of Fairview, Steve Hunt and his wife Sheri of Frisco, and Danny Hunt and his wife Lori of Rowlett; great-grandchildren, Mark and Mallory Yancey of Frisco, Dillon and Kyle Hunt of Rowlett, and Olivia Hunt of Frisco; and sisters, Mildred Morrison of Greenville and Patsy Hennings of Carlton, TX. Preceding her in death were her husband Sam in 1991; parents, Dudley and Maude Ames; and mother, Jessie White. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the Staff at Victoria Gardens in Allen for their care and support. Memorials may be made to Medina Children’s Home, 21300 State Hwy 16N, Medina, TX 75053-3808. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, August 20, 2008, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Brother James Burrow officiating. Interment will follow at 3:00 PM at Brigham Cemetery in Campbell, Texas. The family will receive friends during a visitation at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home on Tuesday evening beginning at 6:00 PM.
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