2017-11-13 / Obituaries

Delores Yager

Delores June Yager of Palweys Island, S.C. age 79 went to be with her heavenly Father on Friday, November 3, 2017 after a brief illness.

Born in Morley, Michigan, she was a daughter of late Clarence and Alice Root. Delores was preceded in death by her brothers Wayne Root and Stanley Root.

Survivors include Donald A. Yager, her husband of 58 years; her son Bruce (Debbie) Yager of Forest City, N.C.; her daughter Renee (Todd) Middleton of Pawleys Island; grandchildren Michael (Lora) Tesseneer and Christy (Brad) Caldwell of Forest City, N.C., Todd Middleton Jr., Emily Middleton and Madelyn Middleton of Pawleys Island; great grandchildren Hayden and Vivian Tesseneer, and Kinsley and Kallan Caldwell; her sister Kate (Richard) Buckmaster and her brother Larry (Connie) Root both of Grand Ledge, Michigan.

She retired from Limestone College where she was an administrative assistant to Vice President of Academic Affairs for 23 years. Delores will be a remembered by her family and friends as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Her artistry in cross-stitch brought her great joy and will bless our family for generations. She will be missed but celebrated in our memories forever.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday November 17, 2017, at Pawleys Island Presbyterian Church.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Limestone College Library Fund: Limestone College, 1115 College Dr. Gaffney SC 29340 or www.limestone.edu/alumn i/giving

An online guestbook is available at www.goldfinchfuneralhome.com.

Goldfinch Funeral Home, Litchfield/ Pawleys Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

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