FERRON-Our loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, Carol Jean Yates Henrie, age 79, passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 25, 2010 in Delta, Utah.
She was born May 19, 1930 in Ferron, Utah to Roland and Idell Huntsman Henrie.
Married Wiley Loyde Yates on Feb. 5, 1946 in Price, Utah. Even though they divorced they were never apart and they continued a lifelong relationship for more than 40 years.
Carol lived life to the fullest and she was a beautiful and talented woman. She touched the lives of everyone who knew her and she will be missed by all.
She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Thanks to the loving care she received at the Millard County Care and Rehab Center her life was extended for an additional two years. The family sends their gratitude to the entire staff for their professional and loving care.
Survived by her children, Kathy (Steve) Walker, Myrlena (Craig) Funk, Loyde Yates, Rocky (Helen) Yates; brother, Roger Henrie; 15 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her parents, husband, W. Loyde Yates; brother, Dahl Henrie; daughter, Rita Yates Loving; and grandson, Keith Walker.
Funeral service, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, 2 p.m., Millsite LDS Ward in Ferron. Family was at the church Saturday one hour prior to service. Interment, Ferron City Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home of Price where friends are welcome daily and may share memories of Carol Jean online at mitchellfuneralhome.net.