July 28, 2018
Jean Wray Yearwood Ogletree, age 84, a lifelong resident of Union Point, Georgia passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens, Georgia. Born in Union Point, Georgia on April 17, 1934, she was one of five daughters born to the late John Francis Wray and Eula Mae Bodiford Wray. As a child she grew up in Union Point where she attended Union Point High School. After high school, she worked for Lena-Hy Garment Company as a seamstress and later at Hometown Manufacturing as a supervisor. She married Robert Frank Yearwood, the father of her children and after his death she married Calvin Ogletree. Jean was of the Baptist faith. She was a dog lover and enjoyed gardening, especially growing tomatoes.
Jean is survived by daughters, Vonnie Atkinson (Ralph) of Florence, South Carolina, and Lynn Webb (Mitch Mitchell) of Eatonton, Georgia; sons, Ronnie Yearwood (Charlotte) of Union Point, Georgia, Johnny Yearwood (Mary Agnes) of Greensboro, Georgia, and David Yearwood (Suzette) of Union Point, Georgia; son-in-law, Ronnie Anderson; sisters, Carol Young (John), Martha Cronic (William) and Betty Durham (M.C.); twelve grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren with three on the way; a number of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by both of her husbands, Frank Yearwood and Calvin Ogletree; daughter, Cathy Anderson; and sister, Dorothy Dalman.
Funeral Services were held Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Callaway Funeral Home Chapel, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, Georgia 30669 with Rev. Bruce Lovin officiating. Interment followed in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Rhodes Street, Union Point, Georgia 30669. The family received friends Sunday from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Callaway Funeral Home. Serving as pallbearers were her grandsons: Brian Stewart, Jeremy Stewart, Shane Yearwood, Adam Yearwood, Ryan Yearwood, Jacob Yearwood and Matthew Yearwood. Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, Georgia, (706) 486-4138, was in charge of arrangements. Visitusatwww.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.