Orville Lee Yates Jr., 58, of Catlettsburg, passed away Monday, November 6, 2017, at his home.
Mr. Yates was born September 8, 1959, in Ashland, KY, to the late Orville Lee Yates Sr. and Oakley Mae Clark McKnight.
Orville attended Yost Elementary School and Catlettsburg High School and worked for Manning Furniture.
His hobbies included Civil War Enactments and he enjoyed fishing. He was a member of Catlettsburg Freewill Baptist Church.
He is survived by siblings Elizabeth Wolfe (Michael) of Fairmont, WV, Edna Vaughn (Jack) of Catlettsburg, and William Yates (Donna) of Ashland; and very special friends, Paul and Jo King.
Funeral services for Mr. Yates will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, November 9, 2017, at Neal Funeral Home, 2409 Center Street, Catlettsburg. Pastor Roger Branham will officiate. Final resting place in McCoy Cemetery, Catlettsburg.
Visiting hours are 11 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Disability Action Center, 102 Benon St., Fairmont, WV 26554. or disabilityactioncenter.com.
Condolences may be left at kilgorecollierfuneralhome.com.
Published on November 7, 2017