John Willie Yates, Jr.



John Willie Yates, Jr., 72, of Warrenton, Virginia, passed on June 27, 2017, at Fauquier Hospital, Warrenton, Virginia. He was born on January 28, 1945.

John is survived by his wife, Brenda Rebecca Yates of Warrenton, VA; two daughters: Terry (Timothy) Chambers of Warrenton, VA, Kenya Weldon of Gainesville, VA; three sons: John F. (Kimberly) Yates of Warrenton, VA, Edward Leon (Tara) Yates of Warrenton, VA, Charles (Tenika) Clark of Kernersville, NC; five sisters: Ida Yates of Remington, VA, Marion Yates of Amissville, VA, Janice Gibson of Warrenton, VA, Gloria Smoot Mabry of Washington, DC, Anne Smoot of Bowie, MD; two brothers: Edward L. Yates of Warrenton, VA, James (Tiffany) Smoot of Crofton, MD; 15 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, and a host of other family and friends.

Family will receive friends on Sunday, July 9, 2017, from 2 pm to 3pm, with funeral services starting at 3 pm at, Faith Christian Church, 6472 Duhollow Road, Warrenton, Virginia, 20187. Rev. Moyer Foddrell, Jr., will deliver the eulogy.

Interment will be in Bright View Cemetery, Warrenton, Virginia.