Yolande Desmond Kerbaugh Caudill, 97, of North Wilkesboro died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, at Villages of Wilkes.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, at Mountlawn Memorial Park, with Dr. Bert Young officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 3 p.m. at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home after the service.
Mrs. Caudill was born Oct. 27, 1922, in Greenville, Tenn., to John Thomas and Eula Leonard Kerbaugh. She was a lifetime member of First Baptist Church of North Wilkesboro and an FBC choir member, was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary and a member of the Cricket Home Demonstration Club. She was an expert seamstress, made the best yeast rolls and was a crafter of Chrismons, displayed at FBC North Wilkesboro during the holidays.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Lee Caudill Sr.; one sister, Vivian K. Greene; and three brothers, Shoun Kerbaugh, Glyn Kerbaugh and Lyn Kerbaugh.
She is survived by one daughter, Sharon Caudill Adams and husband, Jack, of Clemmons; two sons, Thomas L. Caudill Jr. and wife, Vickie, and James S. Caudill and wife, Joann, all of Wilkesboro; five grandchildren, Michael B. Caudill, Brian T. Caudill, Andrea A. Turner, Geoffrey T. Adams and Sara A. Caudill; eight great-grandchildren, Matthew B. Caudill, Brandon A. Caudill, Brennen T. Caudill, Lilly Kate Turner, Savannah C. Turner, Madison G. Adams, Colton T. Adams and Mila A. Morales; and one sister, Doris K. Bentley and husband, Jim.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Rainy Day Fund, c/o First Baptist Church of North Wilkesboro, P.O. Box 458, North Wilkesboro N.C. 28659.
Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.