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Antioch Baptist Church, Goldston
Friday October 25th, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Solid Rock Community Church
Saturday October 26th, 2019

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Vernon James Yow

Vernon James Yow, 82, passed away Monday, October 21, 2019.   A long-life residence of Carthage, NC, he became well known as "The Master Mechanic."  After retiring from Barloworld, Vernon continue his love which was mechanic work.  Vernon made many friends while working on tractors and different types of equipment.  He was also a praying mechanic that began his work each day with a prayer.  His friends can testify that Vernon always had prayer with them before he began the task at hand.


Vernon was the son of the late Watson Yow and Bessie Tillman Yow of Carthage.  He was a man of God, wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and friend.  He served the Lord in many capacities.  He was a deacon, sang in the choir, was a superintendent, as well as being an usher.  He also considered it an honor to serve 9 years in the National Guard.


Mr. Yow is survived by his wife, Edna Talbert Yow, daughter, Paula Yow Montgomery (James) of Burlington; son Vernon "VJ" James Yow II (Rosemary) of Dallas, TX; grandchildren Jacob Yow, James Yow, and John Yow; sister, Faye Yow Bailey (Jerry) of Broadway and three nieces.


The family will receive friends from 6PM till 8PM, Friday at the Solid Rock Community Church, 989 White Hill Rd, Sanford, NC.  Graveside services will be held at 11:00AM Saturday (10/26/19) at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church cemetery located at 2237 Camp Easter Rd, Carthage, NC.


Memorials can be made to Solid Rock Community Church, 989 White Hill Rd, Sanford, NC 27332.

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A candle was lit in memory of Vernon Yow

Lori Nov 26 2019 12:00 AM

Edna, I'm so sorry for your loss. May God comfort you during this time. Nancy Ashburn McCullen

Nancy Ashburn McCullen Oct 27 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers for you and your family Edna. Vernon had a wonderful testimony as a man of God. He will truly be missed as our friend. We pray Jesus will comfort you as only He can during this time and give you Grace for the coming days.

Donnie and Lillie OQuinn Oct 26 2019 12:00 AM

Edna, Vernon, and Paula,
Mama and I want to express our sorrow over your terrible loss. Vernon was a kind, gentle, Christian who lived his faith in all ways. It was a privilege to know him and he we know that he will be missed by many!

Anita Bland Oct 26 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Vernon Yow

Deborah Mckenzie Oct 25 2019 12:00 AM

A Basket Garden was ordered on October 25, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Oct 25 2019 12:00 AM

A The Color of Memories Table Arrangement was ordered on October 24, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Oct 24 2019 12:00 AM

Edna and Family we are so saddened by the loss of your Beloved Vernon. May God Bless you
All during this difficult time. Cecil and Jane Williams.

Cecil and Jane Williams Oct 24 2019 12:00 AM

A Garden Path Vase was sent by Jay and Consolata Rousseau on October 23, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Oct 23 2019 12:00 AM

A Ray of Sunshine was ordered on October 23, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Oct 23 2019 12:00 AM

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