Earnest Lee Yow of Raeford, passed away on Thursday, April 9, 2020, at the age of 73.
Earnest or Peanut, as he was affectionally known, was born on November 26, 1946, to the late Earnest Rubin and Martha Ellen Taylor Yow. Peanut enjoyed being outdoors hunting, fishing or simply working around his house on various projects. He especially loved to tinkering on machines. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Ronald Brown and his sister, Linda Moore.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his dear wife, Pearl of the home; his son, Earnest Yow, Jr.; his grandchildren, Hunter, Kristin, Melissa Yow; his sister, Carol Norton; his brother William Brown, and a host of nieces and nephews.
The family will have a celebration of his life at their home at a later date.
Care of the family is entrusted to Crumpler Funeral Home of Aberdeen.