Richard Allen Yates, age 72, of Caryville passed away Sunday, July 15, 2018. He was a member of Duff Baptist Church and a retired machinist. Preceded in death by parents, Carl Wilson Yates & mother, Lucille Evelyn Young; brother, Carl Yates; sister, Annie
Wife: Deanna Allen Yates
Step Daughters: Jennifer Hartline
Joy Lautaret
Sons: Rick, John, Dan, Larry, and Ronnie Yates
Stepson: Justin Perry
Several grandchildren
Sister: Mary Alice Inman
A Memorial Service will be held 11:30 AM Saturday, August 11th at Duff Baptist Church with
Rev. Justin Perry officaiting
Condolences may be given online at
Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home