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Obituaries

Obituaries

Nora Louise Yarbro 1940 - 2007 Lawrence

Funeral services for Nora Louise Yarbro, 67, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery.Ms. Yarbro died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born June 8, 1940, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., the daughter of Clyde Virgil and Lura Mae Johnson Montgomery.Ms. Yarbro retired as a registered nurse. She worked in hospitals in Topeka and Poplar Bluff, Mo. She was a former director of nursing at Autumn Manor in Lawrence. She received her administrator's license and managed Autumn Manor & Colonial Manor, both in Lawrence; Wellsville Manor; and Edwardsville Manor.She was a member of Township Line Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Poplar Bluff, Mo.She married Roger G. Yarbro Sr. They divorced. He survives.Survivors include two daughters, Tamara Lyles and Cynthia Roubison, both of Lawrence; two sons, Roger G. Yarbro Jr. and his wife Tina, Murphy, Texas, and Clyde David Yarbro and wife Regina, Gardner; her mother, Lura Mae Montgomery, Poplar Bluff, Mo.; two sisters, Wanda Eudaley and Vicki Garman, both of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her father, Clyde Virgil Montgomery, and a brother, Clyde Dale Montgomery.The family will greet friends 7-8:30 p.m. today at the mortuary.The family suggests memorials to Lawrence Memorial Hospital Palliative Care Unit or LMH Oncology Department, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Yarbro.