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James Henry William Yeary

December 1, 1948 ~ May 26, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old

James Yeary Obituary

James Henry William Yeary, age 74, of Jonesville, Virginia passed away peacefully at his home on Friday afternoon, May 26, 2023. He was born on December 1, 1948 and was the son of the late Henry and Lorraine Yeary of Jonesville, Virginia He was a Veteran of the Vietnam War and enjoyed farming. James is also preceded in death by a son, James Yeary, Jr.

He is survived by:
One daughter: Peggy Robbins of Jonesville, VA
One son: Chris Yeary of Washington
One brother: Darrell Yeary and wife Marie of Jonesville. VA
Six grandchildren: Megan, Joey, Christian, Jessi, Tyler and Aidan
Four great grandchildren: Freya, Leon, James and baby girl Merino
Special niece: Lisa Horton of Ewing, VA
Special Friend: Ray Hammonds of Jonesville, VA
Several Nieces, a nephew, other family members and a host of friends.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 3rd, 2023 from 12:00 noon until 2:00 pm in the chapel of the PENNINGTON GAP FUNERAL HOME, 42098 E. MORGAN AVE., PENNINGTON GAP, VIRGINIA. Family and friends then will proceed to the Yeary Family Cemetery, Radio Drive, Jonesville, Virginia for a graveside committal service with Pastor George Flanary officiating. Military rites will also be performed by the Virginia National Honor Guard. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Donations may be made in his honor to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at

Powell Valley Funeral Home, 29521 Wilderness Road, Jonesville, Virginia is in charge of the arrangements.

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June 3, 2023

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Pennington Gap Funeral Home
42098 E Morgan Ave
Pennington Gap, Virginia 24277


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