PADUCAH, KY - Rev. Jerrell Harvey Yarbrough, 82, of Clinton formerly of Burkley, passed away Tuesday at 6:21 pm, at Parkway Regional Hospital in Fulton, KY. He was a United Methodist pastor in the Memphis Conference for 30 years, serving many churches in Western Kentucky and West Tennessee, a member of Spence Chapel United Methodist Church, worked as an orderly at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield. He was a corporal in the United States Army and served in the Korean War where he earned a Combat Infantry Badge, Korean Service Medal, and three Bronze Stars.
He is survived by his daughters, Tina McAuliffe of Clinton, Trina Burnham and husband Jimmy of Clinton, and Kyra Bell and husband Rodney of Clinton; sons, Kenneth Jerrell Yarbrough and wife Tina of Bardwell, Skippy Duane Yarbrough of Clinton, and Mark Alan Yarbrough of Trenton, TN; sister, Eva Walker and husband Charlie of Wickliffe; brother, Rev. Kenneth Yarbrough and wife Frances of Arlington; grandchildren, Melissa Yarbrough of Bardwell, Crystal Janes and husband Jarred of Clinton, Chad Yarbrough and wife Tiffany of Bardwell, Jaclyn McAuliffe of Clinton, Brandon Hannon of Clinton, Brooke McAuliffe of Clinton, and Nathon Yarbrough of Trenton, TN; greatgrandchildren, Jasmine Morales, Lily Esparza, Xander Keys, Addison Janes, and Austin Yarbrough.
He was preceded by his parents, Richard and Earcy Sullivan Yarbrough; sisters, Eulean Peck, Mary Frances Thomason, Shelby Graves, and Dorothy May Yarbrough; sons, Thomas Anthony Yarbrough and Kelly Shawn Yarbrough; great grandchild, Peyton Janes; son in law, John D McAuliffe. Services for Rev Yarbrough will be Friday, December 14, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Arlington at 11:00 am with Rev. Kenneth Yarbrough officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Burkley cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 5:00 pm, Thursday evening.
Expression of sympathy: Carlisle County Senior Citizens Inc 261 Front Street Bardwell, Ky 42023 You may light a candle or leave a message of sympathy for the family at milnerandorr.com
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