Raleigh Junior Yarberough of Cadet, Missouri, was born March 9, 1939, in Cadet, MO, a son of the late Rollie and Anna (Eckhoff) Yarbrough. Raleigh departed this life at Mercy Jefferson on May 18, 2018, having reached the age of 79 Years, 2 Months and 9 Days.
Raleigh was united in marriage to Janet Labee on August, 15, 1961, in Cadet, MO.
Raleigh is survived by his loving wife Janet Yarberough of Cadet, MO, one son, Keith Allen Yarberough of Cadet, MO, three grandchildren, Christopher Battreal, Benjaman Yarberough and Tera Yarberough, five great grandchildren, Jace Halbert, Able Battreal, Trinity Battreal, McKenna Battreal and Aden Battreal, Brothers-in-law, Ohren Labee, of Mobile, AL, George Alfred Labee and wife Brenda of Foley, AL, Tommy Labee and wife Maggie of Windchester, TN, Sisters-in-law, Linda Howell and husband David of Chickasaw, AL, Vanessa Wagner and husband John of Bonne Terre, MO, Brenda David and husband Rick of Wasola, MO, and by many other relatives and friends. In addition to his parents, Raleigh was also preceded in death by one daughter, Joyce Annette Battreal, two sisters, Janet Whitley and Bernice Williams, four brothers, William “Willy” Yarbrough, Joe Bob Yarbrough, Freddy Yarbrough and Luther Yarbrough, sister-in-law, Dorothy Goodson.
Raleigh had a great love for music and enjoyed playing the guitar and singing. He enjoyed playing the lottery. He would relax by fishing and hunting.
Raleigh had a great love for his family and each held a very dear and special place in his heart. He will forever be loved and remembered.