Bill was born June 26, 1948, in Orange. He passed away on Dec. 23, 2010, in Tyler. He was the son of Earl and Ruby Ellisor Yeager.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Will and Callie Yeager of Kilgore and grandson, Trace Yeager; step-daughter, Missy Adams of Huntsville, and step-granddaughter, Melynda Roberts; sisters, Margaret Yeager of Houston, and MaryJane Milhauser of Brighton, Colo.; and three nephews.

Bill was a graduate of Huntsville High School.

Services for Mr. Yeager will be held at Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at 2 p.m., the Rev. Reagan Cooksey presiding. Visitation will be Monday, Dec. 27, from 6-8 p.m. at Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be at Boswell Cemetery, New Waverly.

The family will be at 37 Holly Lane, Huntsville, the home of Ann and Ray Ellisor.

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