Gruetli-Laager, Tennessee – Mrs. Virginia Fay Yokley, 81, passed away January 21, 2020 at her home. She was born in Palmer, Tennessee on June 6, 1938 to John Cleek Jr. and Lizzie Shrum Cleek who preceded her in death along with her son, Jerry Wayne Yokley; sister, Evelyn Yokley; brothers, Mitchell, Cleston, Arnold, Chet and Leon Cleek.
She was a member of the Gum Springs Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Jerry Yokley; daughters, Brenda (Donald Hickey) Yokley and Stephanie (Gene) Cantrell; sisters, Betty (Freddie) Roberts and Mary (Donnie) Dykes; 5 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; a host of loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 4:00 PM Thursday in the funeral home chapel with Ministers, Jacob Anderson, Ernest and Jessie Lockhart officiating with sunset burial to follow in the Fall Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 2:00 PM – 10:00 PM Wednesday at Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, Tennessee. www.laynefuneralhome.com