Carrie Sue Yerbey – 90, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2021.

She was born in Hixson, Tennessee on September 12, 1930, to the late Delmas and Velma Ashley and was preceded in death by her brothers-in-law, B. H. Yerbey (Phyllis) and Robert Yerbey.

Sue was a graduate of Red Bank High School where she participated as a majorette. She was a member of Ooltewah Church of Christ where she taught Sunday school for many years. She was a caregiver in every sense of the word and was always helping others. She also loved spending time at the beach.

Survivors include her husband of 70 years, Bill W. Yerbey, two sons, Billy D. Yerbey, Sr. (Jacqueline), of Ooltewah, TN, Donny Wayne Yerbey, of Panama City Beach, FL, two grandsons, Billy D. Yerbey, Jr. (Melissa), Joseph Lee Yerbey (Brittany), all of Ooltewah, TN, six great grandchildren, Hunter, Hayden, Jensen, Branson, Eden and Kingston Yerbey, sister-in-law, Barbara Yerbey, of Ooltewah, TN, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 21, 2021, in the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with Minister John Cupp and Minister Tim Arthur officiating. Interment will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens with Billy D. Yerbey, Jr., Joseph Lee Yerbey, Hunter Yerbey, Hayden Yerbey, Tommy Johnson and Gene Collins serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at the funeral home.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to Hospice of Chattanooga and to the Martin-Boyd Christian Home staff.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Ooltewah Church of Christ, 3206 Ooltewah-Ringgold Rd., Ooltewah, TN 37363 or Tyner Church of Christ, 6620 Bonny Oaks Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37421 or Martin-Boyd Christian Home, 6845 Standifer Gap Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.

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Arrangements by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37421.