Frank Martin Yelton, 91, of Bakersville, passed away on Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the Blue Ridge Regional Hospital.
He was the son of the late William and Texie Putman Yelton and the husband of the late Dovie H Yelton. He was also preceded by his daughter, Carolyn Yelton Honeycutt; and his son, Martin “Bud” Yelton; sisters: Dollie Jones, Polly Hoilman, Bonnie Buchanan; brothers: Woodrow, Junior, Pierce, Bill, James and Warfield.
Survivors include his sister, Minnie Hoilman, of Johnson City, TN; granddaughter, Melissa “Moose” Hoilman, of Bakersville; great granddaughter, Laura Hoilman; great great grandchild, Mason Jones; lifelong best friend, Frank Masters.
Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2014, in the chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home with Lawrence Jones officiating.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Burial will follow in the Green Young Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Blue Ridge Hospice of Mitchell County.
Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Yelton Family.