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Mary A. Yarbrough

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

STERLING – Mary A. Yarbrough, 74, of Sterling, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014.

Mary was born Jan. 15, 1940, in Moultrie, Georgia, to William Henry and Lucinda (Tanner) Yarbrough. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Quanene Kendrick, Michele Kendrick, and Sean (Marvin) Key, and two sons, Gregory and Craig Kendrick, all of Sterling; six sisters, Effie McGee of Normal, Carrie Yarbrough-Carr of Sterling, Hazel Davis of Long Beach, California, Annie (Dave) McGee of Moreno Valley, California, and Elaine (Fred) Peters and Sharon Webb, both of Clinton, Iowa; five brothers, Isaac (Earline) Mercer and William Henry Yarbrough Jr., both of Dixon, Robert Yarbrough of Camden, New Jersey, Wesley Yarbrough of Forrestville, Maryland, and Curtis (Edie) Yarbrough of Dixon; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Jimmy Mercer, Alec Mercer, and Bernie Yarbrough.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and the funeral at 1 p.m. Friday at Schilling Funeral Home in Sterling, with Jerry Wright, pastor of The Rock Christian Church in Dekalb, officiating. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling.

A memorial has been established.

Visit schillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

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