James Richard Yount, Sr.

Born on July 14, 1932

Departed on June 21, 2011 and resided in Hendersonville, TN

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James Richard Yount, Sr. age 78, of Hendersonville, passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2011. Mr. Yount was born July 14, 1932 in OK to Richard Lee and Zoe Reynolds Yount. A proud Navy Veteran, Mr. Yount served during the Korean War from 1951 to 1953. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nadean Yount; his parents and two sisters, Dorothy Martin and Geraldine Phillips. Mr. Yount is survived by his sons, James Richard Yount, Jr. and Jason Ray Yount; brother, Floyd Yount and sister, Norma Lovett. A life celebration service will be conducted at 3 P.M., Saturday, June 25, 2011 from the Chapel of Hendersonville Funeral Home. Interment with military honors will follow in the Hendersonville Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 6 P.M. until 8 P.M., Friday, June 24 and from 2 P.M. to 2:45 P.M, Saturday at Hendersonville Funeral Home. Memorial contributions should be made to Sarah Cannon Cancer Center. Arrangements entrusted to Hendersonville Funeral Home, 615 824-3855.

4 Comments to James Richard Yount, Sr.

  1. Mark and Sarah Howell
    June 23, 2011 12:00 am

    Jason and family – We are sorry to learn of the passing of Jim. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  2. Keith and Danielle Kuykendall
    June 24, 2011 12:00 am

    Jason, sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers go out to you and your family.

  3. DeAnn Drummond
    June 25, 2011 12:00 am

    Rick and Jason,
    I wish I had words to lighten your heartache, but sometimes words are not enough. Know that you are in my prayers and that I love you both. May God bless you and give you strength.
    Your cousin, DeDe

  4. Meerna Nino
    June 27, 2011 12:00 am

    Jason, I am sorry to hear of your loss. May God Bless him and rest his soul in peace.