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Andrew Yancey Sr. (4-6-19) service 4-23-19

Master Chief (Ret.) Andrew W. Yancey Sr., age 93, of Arlington, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, April 6.
Andrew was born April 29, 1925, in Savannah, to the late Della and Wheeler Yancey.  He  served 32 years in the Navy and was a veteran of WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. Mr. Yancey was a volunteer driver for the VA Hospital for 15 years and a member of Bartlett Woods Church of Christ. He loved restoring antique cars and his favorite pastime was researching  family genealogy.
Mr. Yancey was preceded in death by his two year old sister, Dee; and two brothers, Bill and Jack Yancey.
Mr. Yancey was known to his family and friends as Buddy. He is survived by the love of his life of 73 years, Kathleen J. Yancey; his children, Andy (Sandra), Elizabeth (Steve), Andrea, David (Carla); 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren; and his faithful pet Shadow.
The family received friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., on Monday, April 22, with a funeral service at 2 p.m., on Tuesday, April 23, all at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, 3700 N. Germantown Pky., Bartlett, Tennessee 38133.
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