Obituary for Joan Yount (Anderson)
Frankfort – Joan Anderson Yount passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Services for Mrs. Yount will be held at Harrod Brothers Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 11, 2017, with Doug Luscher officiating. Burial will follow in the Frankfort Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from noon until the service at 2:00 p.m.
Joan was born in Frankfort on September 29, 1949, one of nine children of the late Ralph and Viola Singleton Anderson. She was united in marriage to James Walter Yount, Sr. who preceded her in death. She was a self-employed private caregiver and a member of the American Legion Post 7 Ladies Auxiliary. Joan was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Darla Sue Yount; and three sisters, Norma Jean Manley, Shirley Gentry and Clara Lee Manley.
Joan leaves behind her sons, James W. Yount, Jr. (Dana), Anthony E. Yount (Julie), Jerry W. Yount (Sandi) and Timothy Yount (Whitney); brothers, Frank Anderson, Ralph Anderson, David Anderson; and two sisters, Myrtle Webster and Alice Brown. She was blessed with nine grandchildren, Tiffany Yount, Simon Yount, Kayla Yount, Tony Yount, Meghan Yount, Ally Yount, Samantha Yount, Jordan Yount and Joanie Yount and 10 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jordan Yount, Tony Yount, Simon Yount, Richard Manley, Terry Gentry and Aaron Satterly. Honorary bearers will be Johnny Gentry, Dusty Allison, Darrell Akers, Danny Akers, and Frankie Miller.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in Joan’s memory may be made to Bluegrass Hospice Care.
Arrangements are under the direction of Harrod Brothers Funeral Home.