Joel Yarbrough

Obituary of Joel Mark Yarbrough

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Funeral services for Joel Mark Yarbrough, age 52, of Sunnyvale, CA, formerly of Douglas County, GA, will be held on Friday, April 15, 2022, at 12:00 PM at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Rev. John Pennington officiating.  Burial will follow at Clay County Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM on Friday before services begin.

Mr. Yarbrough passed away Monday, April 4, 2022, at his residence.

Survivors include his wife, Lifeng Chen Yarbrough of Sunnyvale, CA; one son, William Yarbrough of Sunnyvale, CA; his mother, Elyse Aders Yarbrough of Wedowee; two sisters, Penny Garner (Bruce) of Winston, GA, and Dixie Jenkins (Jim) of Sharpsburg, GA; two nephews, Austin Garner and Davis Jenkins; and two nieces, Caitlin Garner and Emily Jenkins.

Pallbearers will be Mr. Yarbrough’s family and friends.

A Douglas County, Georgia native, Mr. Yarbrough was born on March 13, 1970, the son of James Garl and Elyse Aders Yarbrough.  He was a member of the Disciple Church and worked as a service engineer for the heating and air industry.  Mr. Yarbrough was preceded in death by his father. 

Friday
15
April

Visitation

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, April 15, 2022
Benefield Funeral Home
17624 Highway 431
Wedowee, Alabama, United States
256-357-2888
Friday
15
April

Funeral Service

12:00 pm
Friday, April 15, 2022
Benefield Funeral Chapel
17624 Hwy 431
Wedowee, Alabama, United States

Interment

Clay County Memory Gardens
85251 Highway 9
Ashland, Alabama, United States