Charlotte Ann Yates, daughter of the late Harold Ed Gromer and Rosie Imogene Williams Gromer, was born in Parma, Mo., on Dec. 25, 1947, and died in Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo., on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at the age of 62.
Mrs. Yates was a homemaker, a member of the Word of Faith Christian Center in Bernie, Mo., and a resident of Bernie.
She was united in marriage to Gerald Lee Yates in Overland, Mo., on Aug. 17, 1968. Mr. Yates remains in the home in Bernie.
Other survivors include two daughters, Terri Pettypool and husband Jim and Connie Allen and husband Derek, all of Bernie, Mo.; one brother, Roger Dale Gromer of Bernie; two sisters, Janie Lynn Gromer and Connie Darlene Gromer both of Bernie; three grandchildren, Cameron Lee Yates, Kelci Delyin Yates and Cora Jade Allen, all of Bernie; also by other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, from 5-8 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, Dec. 16, 2010 in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Pastor Dale Hartle officiating.
Interment will follow in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield.
Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.