Norman Dow Yeater, 77, of Shirley departed this life Thursday, March 8, 2012 at his home. He was born October 30, 1934 on Woodburn Run, Tyler County a son of the late Birchie and Mabel Tennant Yeater.

Norman was an avid hunter. He was a retired coal miner having been employed by North American Coal Company. After his retirement from mining he worked for the Council of Senior Tyler Countians delivering meals. He was a member of the Dale Church of Christ.

Norman is survived by his wife Bethel Lemasters Yeater. A son Norman C. Yeater and his wife Angie, Alma and Pamela Yeater and her husband Douglas Steen, Pennsboro. Two brothers; James D. Yeater and Challis Yeater both of Alma. A sister Patty Lowther and her husband Paul, Pennsboro. Two grandchildren Breanna Yeater and Alexandria (Justin) Grimes. Two great grandchildren; Keelin Yeater and Kolby Grimes.

Friends will be received at Furbee Funeral Home, Rt. 18, Tyler, Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 pm where services will be held Sunday at 2:00 pm with Evangelist Bill Ferrell officiating. Interment in Victory Cemetery, Alma.

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Born: October 30, 1934
Place of Birth: Woodburn Run, WV
Death: March 8, 2012
Place of Death: Shirley, WV



Saturday March 10, 2012, 2-4 pm - 7-9 pm at Furbee Funeral Home
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Funeral Service

Sunday March 11, 2012, 2:00 pm at Furbee Funeral Home
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