Margaret Rachel Yates

September 1, 1914 - November 29, 2008

09/01/1914 - 11/29/2008

Past Services

Visitation
Tuesday December 02, 2008
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Cemetery
Wednesday December 03, 2008
Rosewood Memorial Park
631 N. Witchduck Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
757 497-8925 | Directions
Additional Information:

Burial will follow service at the church.

Service
Wednesday December 03, 2008
11:00 am
Cornerstone Baptist Church
1500 Sewells Point Road
Norfolk, VA
Directions
Cemetery
Rosewood Memorial Park
631 N. Witchduck Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
757 497-8925 | Directions
Additional Information:

Burial will follow service at the church.

VIRGINIA BEACH – Margaret Cuneo Yates, age 94 died peacefully on November 29, 2008 surrounded by family. Born in Red House, Virginia, she had lived in Norfolk since 1944, until moving to Virginia Beach a year ago. A devoted wife and mother, Margaret was predeceased by her husband Percy E. Yates. She is survived by four daughters: Shirley Y. Simmons; Barbara Y. Garris and husband Jimmie; Joyce Y. Adams and husband Robert; and Brenda Y. Lawrence and husband Bill. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, and 2 great, great grandchildren, with 3 more expected soon. Also surviving is 1 brother, William “Bud” Cuneo of Richmond. She was predeceased by 4 sisters and 2 brothers. Margaret was a longtime, active member of Cornerstone Baptist Church. She happily and generously gave many hours volunteering at local charities and hospitals through Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia

A service will be held on Wednesday, December 3 at 11am in Cornerstone Baptist Church, 1500 Sewells Point Rd., Norfolk with Rev. Fred Braswell officiating. The family will receive friends on Tuesday night from 7pm to 8:30pm in the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd., Virginia Beach.

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Diane Spivey Carver
8 years ago

Dear Shirley, Barbara, Joyce and Brenda,

It’s been a long time since I’ve seen any of you but I just wanted to let you know that I was thinking about your family in this difficult time. I have a lot of fond memories of your parents and growing up on Elizabeth Avenue. My love to all of you.

fontaine jackson
8 years ago

On behalf of Dr. Ellen Mahon and myself, please accept our condolences. Our prayers are with you at this time.

George&NitaJenkins
8 years ago

Our deepest sympathy, George & Nita Jenkins

George & Nita
8 years ago

Our deepest sympathy. George & Nita Jenkins.

Neal, Marlee and Billie Pearce
8 years ago

Your mon was a wounderful person.