Mrs. Yager was a member of First Baptist Church in Metropolis.
Survivors include her brother, Ernie O’Neil; one sister, Jane Norton; four nieces, Ella Faye Cameron, Kay Dunn, Paula White and Teri Lee Barrett; seven nephews, Lee McCandless, Rodger McCandless, James O’Neil, Ernie O’Neil, Kenneth O’Neil, Keith O’Neil and John Norton; several great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews; and one sister-in-law, Pat Yager.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Ernie and Mary Lockinger O’Neil; and her husband of over 40 years, Martin Yager.
Graveside service was held Tuesday at Metropolis Memorial Gardens with Bro. Louis W. Brinker officiating.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of the arrangements.