WILSON’S LOCAL PRINT AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY INSTITUTION SINCE 1896

Bruce W. Yelverton

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Aug. 21, 1950 — Dec. 5, 2017

FREMONT — Bruce W. Yelverton, 67, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at Avanté of Wilson.

A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at Elmwood Cemetery in Fremont. The family will receive friends following the service.

Mr. Yelverton was born in South Dakota on Aug. 21, 1950 to the late Albert Lloyd and Elizabeth Barnes Yelverton.

He is survived by his brother, Albert L. Yelverton III, and wife, Polly Boykin Yelverton, of Wilson; sister, Betty Levy of Maryland; his nephew, Bert Yelverton; and great-nephew, Quint Yelverton of South Carolina.

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be directed to Arc of Wilson County, 509 Nash St. NW, Wilson, NC 27893.

The family is in the care of Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home, 102 N. Pine St., Fremont.

Light a candle at www.shackleford-howell.com.