Burl Donald Yates, 74, of Bushnell, FL, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018, at Bayfront Health Brooksville in Brooksville, FL. Mr. Yates was born in Plant City, Florida to Alexander and Marie (Griffin) Yates. He was a member of Family Worship Center in Baton Raton, LA and he also was a member of I.B.E.W. (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers).
He was predeceased by his son, Matthew "Dusty" Yates.
He is survived by his wife: Judith A. Yates of Bushnell, FL; sons: Donald Todd Yates (Tina Marie) of Bushnell, FL, Christopher Robert Yates (Kerry) of Inverness, FL, Mark Rustin Yates of Bushnell, FL; daughter: Daphne Gwen Perez (Michael) of Rapid City, SD; 10 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren; brothers: Earl Yates (Alene) of Plant City, FL and Leon Yates (Frances) of Lakeland, FL.
Visitation and ServiceA service will be held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. (with visitation from 10:00 to 11:00 prior to service) at Purcell Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Clarence Crane officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Bushnell, FL.
Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.