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Carl Eugene " Bo" Yancey, 87
March 27, 1932 - March 12, 2020

Carl Eugene “Bo “ Yancey was born on March 27, 1932, in Seminole, Oklahoma to Lon and Lillie Yancey. He passed from this life on March 12, 2020.

He attended Murrell,  Carr City and Pleasant Grove Schools. He completed his high school diploma when he returned from serving with the 45th Division during the Korean War.

Upon returning from the war, he married the love of his life, Winnie Ruth Jackson on July 5, 1952. They were married for 63 years and 6 months. They had two children: Russel Clay and Kathy Lynn.

Bo worked for White Trucks in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma for 22 years, Charles Padgett Motors in Seminole for 5 years, then Mike and Dick Bailey Motors in Henyretta for 19 years and he retired in 2009.

His favorite hobby was working on antique cars, he restored a 1929 Model A and was working on a 1926 Chevrolet Coupe. Bo attended the Walnut Street Church of Christ in Seminole then the Pawnee Church of Christ after relocating.

Bo was preceded in death by his wife Winnie Ruth ( Jackson) Yancey, his son Russell Clay Yancey, his parents; Lon and Lille Yancey and siblings; Katherine Kay, Juanita Frasier, Junior Yancey, Vernon Yancey, Don Yancey, Clint Yancey and Patricia Yancey.

He is survived by his sister Mary Allen, his brother Bob Yancey, his daughter Kathy (Yancey) Rosamond, five grandsons, one granddaughter, four great grandsons, and one great  granddaughter, he loved his grandchildren very much.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Monday, March 16, 2020 at the Swearingen Funeral Home Chapel in Seminole, Oklahoma, with Larry Sneed officiating at the service. Burial will follow at Little Cemetery.

Funeral Information: March 16, 2020, 10:00 AM
Services at Swearingen Funeral Home Chapel in Seminole, with visitation from 1:00 to 5:00 P.M., Sunday located at Seminole, Seminole, OK 74868

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