Jack Yates served in the United States Army in World War II Service started: Unit(s): Service ended:
JACK L. YATES, AGE 85
And a resident of Husser died October 29, 2011 after a destructive fire at his home. He was a native of Washington Parish and a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Europe during World War II.
Daughter: Rebecca Yates of Franklinton
Son: Richard Adrian Yates of Springfield
Granddaughter: Lindsey Yates
Sister: Alice Chlothilde West of Charlotte, NC
He was preceded in death by his parents Charles Murray Yates and Willetta Gardner Yates, wife Margie Miley Yates, brothers Donice Yates, Albert “Pud” Yates, Maurice Yates, and sister Lela Belle Westmoreland
A graveside funeral service will be held at 11 am Saturday January 28th at Edwards Cemetery, off of Hwy 16 near Amite. The family requests those wishing to attend the service should gather at Sharon Missionary Baptist on Hwy 16, at 10:30 Saturday before proceeding to the cemetery
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Jack by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Jack: