DATELINE: KINGS MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA
Flora Blackburn Yarbro
Flora Blackburn Yarbro, 94, of Kings Mountain, NC, passed away on October 07, 2020 at Wendover Hospice House in Shelby, NC. She was born in Cleveland County, NC, daughter of the late Robert and Ann Dixon Blackburn and wife of her late husband of more than fifty years, Lee "Jim" Yarbro. Flora survived her late brothers, Donald, Ray, Walter and Arthur Blackburn and her sisters, Pauline Blackburn and Elizabeth Hollifield. She was a life long member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. Flora retired from Belk after thirty-eight years of dedicated service as a sales auditor. She was a member of the Kings Mountain Garden Club and enjoyed growing beautiful flowers and her yearly vegetable garden. Flora was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Her spirit and loving kindness will be missed by her family, friends and the community.
SURVIVORS: Daughter: Cheryl Beatty of Kings Mountain, NC
Sons: Dr. Stanley Yarbro and wife Helena of Kings Mountain, NC and Robert Leslie Yarbro and Wife Lisa of Lawndale, NC
Brother: Max Blackburn of Shelby, NC
Grandchildren: Joshua Hollifield, Dustin Yarbro and Stephanie Yarbro
Great Grandchildren: Bryson Yarbro and Levi Hollifield
GRAVESIDE SERVICE: Friday, October 9, 2020 at 4:00 PM at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery with Reverend Dr. Steve Taylor officiating
INTERMENT: Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery
MEMORIALS: In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Flora may be made to Lottie Moon Missions c/o Bethlehem Baptist Church at 1017 Bethlehem Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086
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ARRANGEMENTS: HARRIS FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, KINGS MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA
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