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Mary Jane (Ritter) Yancey

September 25, 1941 ~ January 1, 2019 (age 77)

Mary Jane Yancey, age 77 years, of Pine Knot, Kentucky died Tuesday, January 1, 2019 at the Big Southfork Medical Center in Oneida, Tennessee.

She was born in Hamilton County, Ohio on September 25, 1941 the daughter of the late Charles and Mary Jane (Allen) Ritter. Mary had worked as an LPN and a taxi driver. She attended the Whitley City Church of God and loved making cards, scrapbooks, and anything with glitter.

Her parents; brother, James Ritter; sister, Beverly Aubrey; and grandchild, Zoey Yancey precede her in death.

Survivors include her husband, Itdus Yancey of Pine Knot; sons; Merill Itdus Yancey, Jr. (Sheila) of Fortville, Indiana, Clifford Yancey (Janet) of Shelbyville, Indiana, Randall Yancey (Teresa) of Science Hill, Kentucky, Brian Yancey of Pine Knot, Scott Yancey (Windy) of Mt. Sterling, Kentucky; and Chris Yancey (Debbie) of Whitley City; daughter, Rhonda Van Kirk of Pine Knot; brother, Larry Ritter of Covington , Kentucky and Steven Ritter of Houston, Texas; sister, Connie Dalton of Walton, Kentucky; 18 grandchildren; and 16 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Friday, January 4, 2019 at 8pm in the McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Scott Yancey and Bro. Bruce Dixon officiating. The family will receive friends after 6pm Friday at the funeral home. A private burial will be at the Pine Knot Cemetery.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.

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