Mr. Robert Efford “Georgia Boy” Yarber, 78, of Old Town passed away Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014.
Mr. Yarber moved to Old Town from Tampa in 1988. He was a truck driver for many companies before opening his own trucking company. He also did land clearing, driveway construction and foundation filling. Mr. Yarber was a member of Faith Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 5 years, Patricia Yarber of Old Town; sons, Kenneth Edward Yarber of Old Town; daughters, Betty Ann (Mike) Strout of Old Town, Norma Jean Yarber of Tampa, Alice Faye (Tim) Yanson of Old Town, Deborah Brown of Baldwin, Georgia and Wanda Crowe of Baldwin, Georgia; sister, Katherine Hix of Alto, Georgia; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by sons, Donald Yarber and Randy Yarber.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church.
Arrangements have been placed under the care of the Rick Gooding Funeral Home.