Edgar Yelton, Saturday, 30 Apr 1977, pg. 2A, col. 7
Edgar Yelton PORT ARTHUR-Edgar (Ed) Yelton, 72, of 1437 Delaware Drive, died at 12:15 p.m. Friday at St. Mary's Hospital in Port Arthur. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today at Nunnelly-Stanley-Stickley chapel of the chimes, the Rev. S. C. Stevenson Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Mr. Yelton was a native of Myrtle, Ark. He was a resident of Port Arthur since 1921. He was retired: from Jefferson County Mosquito Control and formerly owned Yelton's Garage. He was a member of Grace Nazarene Church. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Eva Yelton of Port Arthur; a sister, Mrs. John T. Allen of La Marque.