Walter H “Jr” Yearout died peacefully Monday, April 29, 2019 in Arlington, TX, after battling cancer. He was born on June 16, 1950 in Servierville TN, graduated from Everitt High School, Maryville TN class of 1968. He was a beloved husband and foster dad to many boxer puppies through the Legacy Boxer Rescue program.
Walter was proceeded in death by his parents Walter “Howard” and Ruth Yearout. Walter is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Karen Yearout and his sister Sandy & her husband George Lybrand. Survivors also include Kyle & Carla Hackney (brother-in-law and his wife). Niece, nephews and their wives include Leslie O’Brien, Steven & Misty Hackney and Brian & Amy Hackney. He also leaves behind his beloved boxer dogs Huey & Dance. He will be dearly missed by his family and the many friends who knew him.
Walter loved building things and was in the construction business for over 40 years. He was a foster parent for Legacy Boxer Rescue and had an extreme passion for playing golf and fishing.
A Celebration of Walter’s life will be held on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Details of location and time will be shared at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Legacy Boxer Rescue.
Condolences for the family may be offered at www.lonstarcremation.com