Morris Leonard Yates, III

Male 1955 - 2000  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name Morris Leonard Yates  [1
    Suffix III 
    Born Between 1950 and 1955  Washington, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Dec 2000  Atlanta, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried 4 Dec 2000  Deepstep, Washington, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Deepstep United Methodist Church Cemetery
    Person ID I3678  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Father Morris Leonard Yates, Jr.,   b. 23 Sep 1919, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1971  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Effie Cummings,   b. 6 Apr 1929,   d. 28 Oct 1989  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F1300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Veal 
    Children 
     1. Michael D. Yates  [natural]
     2. Kelly Yates  [natural]
     3. Matthew R. Yates  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F1299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Between 1950 and 1955 - Washington, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 4 Dec 2000 - Deepstep, Washington, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • - Macon Telegraph, Georgia
      4 December 2000
      Morris Yates III
      "TENNILLE -- Services for Morris Leonard Yates III will be at 3 p.m. today at Bethesda Christian Church with burial in Deepstep United Methodist Church Cemetery. Yates, 50, died Saturday, December 2, 2000 at University Hospital, Atlanta. A native of Washington County, he was the son of the late Morris L. Yates Jr. and the late Effie Cummings Yates. He was a captain with the Sandersville Fire Department and an EMT with the Washington County Ambulance Service. Morris was a member of Bethesda Christian Church where he served as a deacon."

      Survivors: Martha Veal Yates of Tennille (wife); Michael D. Yates & Kelly Yates, both of Valdosta (sons); Matthew R. Yates of Tennille (son); Ruby S. Cummings of Warrenton (grandmother); John Yates of Milledgeville (brother)

      *Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

  • Sources 
    1. [S425] ?, “Morris Yates III” (online archive), Accessed April 2010.

    2. [S298] Union Baptist Church of Washington County, Georgia.
      Photocopied pages from cousin Barry Franklin of Milledgeville, Georgia, 2003