FLOYD LYNN "BIRDIE" YARBROUGH, age 71 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019, in Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, Tenn. He was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn. and a son of the late John Sherrod and Vivian Rose Webb Yarbrough. He was an Iron Worker and had worked for several companies traveling to many locations. He was a member of Eastanelle Baptist Church. He was a member of the VFW and was a "Sea Bee" serving in the U. S. Navy in Vietnam.
A Celebration of Life service will be held 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 26, 2019 in the Chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Coleman officiating.
Interment will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, March 27, 2019 in Etowah City Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Gary Thryhal, Braeden Morgan, Dexter Yarbrough, Greysun Appleton, Tim Morgan, and Scott Yarbrough.
The family will receive friends from 4-7 Tuesday in the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Floyd-Yarbrough.
Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.