Violet Lamb Yarbrough, 72, of Elaine died Thursday, May 27, 2010 at her home.
Violet Lamb Yarbrough, 72, of Elaine died Thursday, May 27, 2010 at her home. Ms. Yarbrough was born May 11, 1938 in Ratio to the late Edgar and Bessie Posey Griffith. She was a homemaker and a member of the Elaine Baptist Church.
She leaves four sons, Steve Lamb and wife, Renee of Elaine, Norman Yarbrough and wife, Angie of Elaine, Jay Yarbrough of Elaine and Todd Yarbrough and wife, Brenda of Helena-West Helena; a sister, Darlene Parker and husband, Kenneth of Elaine; three brothers, Richard Griffith and wife, Charlene, Charles Ray Griffith and wife, Kathleen of Elaine and James Griffith and wife, Helen of El Paso, Texas; 10 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Her parents and a sister, Elease Wheeler, preceded her in death.
Services for Violet Yarbrough will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, May 29, 2010 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home in Helena-West Helena.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 28 at Roller-Citizens. Brother Luke Watson will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park in Helena-West Helena.
Pallbearers will be Warren Wheeler, Ronnie Wheeler, Scottie Parker, Gerald Parker, Vance Parker and Mark Griffith.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jimmy Griffith, Alan Kirk, Michael Griffith, Phillip Griffith, Louis Martinez and Greg Roberts.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society in Little Rock.
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home in Helena-West Helena will direct services. Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.