ROSSVILLE — Benny Hayes Yell, age 76, of Rossville passed away Thursday, October 17, 2019. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He is survived by his daughters, Donna (Jeff) Carroll of LaFayette, Tina (Audie) Sivley of Trenton, Debbie (Craig) Gagliardi and Renee (Ben) Brown all of Chickamauga; six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; sisters, Sue Holloway of Woodstock, GA, and Minnie (Lee) Jackson of Temple, GA; several nieces and nephews; and his special little buddy, “Bear-Bear”. Graveside service will be held at1 p.m. (CST) Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Browns Chapel Cemetery in Palmer, Tenn., with Pastor Mike Howard officiating. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the funeral home for Bear-Bear’s care. Arrangements are made by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.