January 11, 1941 ~ June 4, 2022 (age 81)


Patricia Sharleene Dunlap Wills Yelverton, 81, of Leesburg, GA formerly of Edison, GA passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022, in the Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, in the Edison United Methodist Church with Rev. Susan Beverly officiating. Interment to follow in the Salem Baptist Church Cemetery.

Sharleene was born on January 11, 1941, in Thomas County, GA the daughter of the late Aubrey Paul Dunlap and Clara Avery Dunlap Massey Taylor. She was graduate of Webster County High School and was a member of the Edison United Methodist Church. She along with her husband Dallas were the owner of Wills Auto Parts in Edison and she later worked for Whatley Oil and Auto Parts in Cuthbert. She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, Dallas Eugene Wills and her second husband, Charlie Duke Yelverton and a sister, Aubrey Lou Ehrhardt.

Survivors include her son, Stanley (Becky) Wills of Manor, daughter, Katrina (Michael) Hadley of Leesburg, 2 stepdaughters, Julie Y. Moore of Fitzgerald and Susan Y. Wilson of Cuthbert, a stepson, Joshua (Fielding) Yelverton of Gastonia, NC, sister, Paula (Johnny) Heath of Americus, 3 sisters-in-law, Jean Satterfield of Albany, Cheryl (Joe) Monzie of Dawson and Elaine Morgan of Lizella, 2 brothers-in-law, Sanford (Dawn) Wills of Preston and Billy Ray (Ann) Wills of Talbotton, 15 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the Edison United Methodist Church at 19315 Hartford St. Edison, GA 39846. The family will receive friends on Monday from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at the funeral Home.


CUTHBERT, GA 229/732-2148

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June 6, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lunsford Funeral Home
54 Court St.
Cuthbert, Georgia 39840

Funeral Service
June 7, 2022

11:00 AM
Edison United Methodist Church
19315 Hartford St.
Edison, GA 39846

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