Geraldine House Yardley, 82, of Stanton, Texas, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in a Midland nursing home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, April 19, 2013, at the First Baptist Church of Stanton with the Rev. David Harp officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Gilbreath Funeral Home.
Geraldine was born April 17, 1930, in Crane, Texas. She married Bobby Campbell just after World War II and he preceded her in death in 1984. She then married Jim Yardley on May 30, 1987, in Stanton.
She moved to Stanton in 1964 and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She worked for many businesses, including as the secretary for the Stanton Chamber of Commerce.
She was a member of First Baptist Church of Stanton.
Survivors include her husband, Jim Yardley of Stanton; two sons, Kirby Corbell and wife Cindy of Fort Smith, Ark., and Ricky Corbell and wife, Gail of San Antonio; two daughters, Marsha Campbell McLain and husband James of Springhill, Tenn., and Connie Campbell Hooker and husband Glen of Fort Worth; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one brother, Jimmy House of San Angelo.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, Olen and Bessie Viola (Cain) House; and two brothers, Doyle House and Robert House.
Arrangements are under the direction of Gilbreath Funeral Home of Stanton. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com