Teresa Renee Yearns, 54, of Memphis died Tuesday, April 17 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville.
She was born the daughter of Jerry and Sandy Reese on September 9, 1963 in Iowa City, IA.
Teresa married Darel Yearns on July 1, 1995 in Memphis. He survives.
She graduated from Scotland County R-1 and worked as a CMT at Scotland County Care Center, and as a cook at Casey’s General Store and Memphis Headstart. She enjoyed spending time outdoors, with her family and spoiling her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John Hufford; grandparents: Gerald and Josphine House and John Robert Reese and Buelah Summers; a brother-in-law, Tater Yearns; numerous aunts and uncles.
She is survived by her husband, Darel, of the home; children, Heather Jones and boyfriend Robby Martin of Queen City, Jeremy (Kim) Broomhall of Lancaster and Bo (Christina) Yearns of Queen City; parents, Jerry and Sandra Reese of Memphis; brothers and sisters: Joey (Stacey) Reese of Keosauqua, Tina (Rob) Behler of Lee’s Summit, MO, and Jerry “Shotrod” Reese, Jr. and fiancé Dusty Acton of Memphis; grandchildren: Austin and Abby Jones and Roscoe Martin, all of Queen City, Hallie Broomhall of Lancaster, Jethro Yearns of Queen City; a new baby granddaughter, Kinslee Renee Broomhall, due in June; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, April 20 at the Gerth Funeral Chapel with Sonny Smyser, pastor for of the Lancaster Church of Faith will officiate. Visitation is from 12-9 p.m., Thursday, April 19, at the Gerth Funeral Home with the family visiting friends from 5-7 p.m.