Graveside service for Earlene York was December 3, 2019 at Dixon Cemetery, with Pastor Charlie Younger officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Wilson Mortuary, Salem.

Mrs. York was born September 25, 1946 in Jefferson City to Earl and Lillian “Alene” (Vineyard) Groves. She married Darrel York August 5, 1965. They were the parents of one daughter. Mrs. York died December 1, 2019 in Salem at the age of 73 years.

Survivors include her husband, Darrel York, Salem; daughter, Sheila Martin, Salem; grandchildren, Kassidy Martin and special friend, John Townsend, Salem; and Christian Martin, Salem; great-grandchildren, Karter Martin and Kole Martin; and a host of extended family and friends.

Preceding her in death were her parents; and special aunt, Myrtle White.

Mrs. York was a member of New Home Baptist Church and then she joined First Baptist Church.