Michael Yearby

Michael Yearby

Friday March 18th, 1960 - Saturday February 6th, 2021
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Michael Anthony Yearby, 60, passed away on February 6, 2021, in Chattanooga. Michael was a member of Mount Canaan Baptist Church. He worked as an auto mechanic for more than 40 years. Michael walked to his own beat. He loved his friends and family and had no problem coming to their defense at a moment’s notice. He was well-loved and respected by many. He had a very open and loving heart. Michael was passionate about his dogs, animals, and football.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lee Yearby and Eva Terrell Yearby.

He leaves to cherish his memories, daughter, Ashley Clark, Cleveland, Tennessee; three sons, Anthony Yearby, of Jacksonville, Florida, and his mother, Kim Dial, Chattanooga,Tennessee, Alan Marsh, Anniston, Alabama, and Xavier Smart, Murfreesboro, Tennessee; three brothers, Curtis Lee (Veronica) White, Chesapeake, Virginia, Rodney Dwayne Yearby, Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Troy Mack, Bloomington, Minnesota; sister, Deadra Mack, Cleveland, TN; Kim Terrell and Terrell Family, Anita Jackson, and Byrd Family; special friends,Theo Hamilton, David Hamilton, and Lisa Martin, all of Chattanooga; a host of cousins, family, and friends.

A public viewing will be held, 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM, Monday, February 15, 2021, at the funeral home. A private funeral service will be held. Interment: Beautiful Greenwood Cemetery. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.
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sherry halfacre

Posted at 09:57am
You are a part of my life for many years I Loved You Then I love you now and I always will Jeff you were my first love and my only true love I love you


Posted at 05:05pm
We send our condolences to the Yearby, White, Mack and Terrell families. May our Lord and Savior comfort and keep you in this time of loss. We wish we had the right words, but just know we care and are here for you all.

Posted at 03:03pm
JMy deepest condolences to Japp's Family. He was a kind hearted man. He often assisted my mother when she was alive. To Japp's Family may God strengthen you all during this difficult period.

Patricia Horton

Posted at 11:49pm
My friend jabb will truly be miss especially in the neighborhood

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