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Lois Mae (Forrest) Yarborough

March 24, 1937 ~ May 22, 2020 (age 83)

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Lois Mae (Forrest) Yarborough, 83, of Advance, NC, passed peacefully in her home on May 22, 2020. 

Lois was born March 24, 1937 in Davie County, NC, the daughter of the late Phillip Hosey Forrest and Evelyn Modell (Williams) Forrest of Lexington, NC.  Lois is the last sibling of the Forrest family, and is preceded in death by her loving husbands Robert F. Yarbrough for 53 years of Waynesville, NC, and Wayne Norman for 3 years of Lexington, NC, her brothers Frank Forrest (Peggy), Hosey Forrest (Pansy Mae), John Forrest (Betty Jean), Billy Forrest (Nellie), sisters Susan Irene (Forrest) Knootz (Paul), and Elizabeth (Forrest) Yarborough (Sam). 

In life Lois attended Davie County Schools and worked in the food service industry for McDonalds.  Lois really loved crafting and sewing.  Lois was also of the Baptist faith and was a member of No Creek Primitive Baptist Church. 

Lois is survived by her daughters Carol M. Yarborough (Mike) of Advance, NC, Brenda Yarborough Robinson (Dwayne) of Boiling Springs, SC, grandchildren Robert L. Curtis of Canton, NC, Joshua Aaron Penland of Advance, NC, Tyler Odel Robinson of Boiling Springs, SC, great grandchildren Liberty Ann Udele Curtis and Robert Jacob Curtis of Canton, NC, Joshua Aaron Penland Jr, and twins Johnny Mike and Bobby Chase Penland, step son Roger Ray Norman of Lexington, NC, step grandchildren John M. Turner Haase (Lesa) of Gaffney, SC, Peggy Sue Morgan (Andrea), Lisa Carrie Turner, Benjaman Turner (Serena), Amber Sue Kilmer, Ashley Lynn, Kendall Lynn, Tyrell Kay, Makayla Ann, Camille Nicole, Cameron Kareem, Kayden Allen Felts, Nevaeh Louise Irene Kilmer, Nathaniel George, and Gabriel Kilmer, God grandchildren Lilyanne Ratliff, Courtany West, and Donald Overman.

 A graveside service for Lois will be held Thursday May 28, 2020 3:00 PM at Garrett Hillcrest Memorial Cemetery in Waynesville, NC. 

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Graveside Service
May 28, 2020

3:00 PM

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