Walter Richard Yancey was born May 2, 1971 in Ripley, MS to “Queen” Yancey and the late James Yancey. Walter didn’t belong to a church but he did attend several services, throughout his life.
Walter was preceded in death by his father, James Yancey; brother, Otis Yancey; step-son, Marcus Gleen; grandparents, and many more.
Walter leaves to cherish his memories to his wife: Barbara Gleen-Yancey; step-daughter, Myeshia Gleen; mother, Queen Yancey; nine brothers of Ashland, MS; one sister of Corinth, MS; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be Friday, October 21, 2022 at 9:00a-2:00p at Foster and Son Funeral Home Chapel in Ripley, MS. Funeral service will be Friday, October 21, 2022 at 2:00p at Foster and Son Funeral Home Chapel in Ripley, MS. Interment will follow at Good Hope Cemetery in Ashland, MS.
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