Beatris Yates

October 16, 1941 ‒ December 29, 2019

Perrysville, Ohio

Beatris Yates, age 78, of Perrysville, Ohio passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2019 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.  She was born in Craynor, Kentucky on October 16, 1941 to the late William and Octavia (Jones) Hall.

Beatris graduated from Betsy Layne High School and shortly after moved to Ohio.  She was an animal lover and wanted to rescue every animal she came in contact with.  Her two canine companions, Gunner and Cooper, meant the world to her.  She loved music and encouraged her daughter to enjoy music as well.

She is survived by her daughter, Edwina (Jim Mills) Smith; grandchildren, Hope (Tyler) Reynolds, Brennan (Dakota Lowe) Smith, Brady Smith; great-grandchildren, Trevor Reynolds, Trysten Reynolds, Spencer Smith, RayAnn Lynne Lowe; a brother, Charles Hall.

Along with her parents, Beatris is preceded in death by her son, Shane Yates.

The Snyder Funeral Home – Lindsey Chapel is honored to serve the family of Beatris Yates.


  • Sending love and prayers to you all!! My heart hurts for you all!!! I have heard wonderful stories about this beautiful lady! As hard as it is for our loved ones to leave us , we all know she is in a wonderful place. She will always be looking over you all!! Love and hugs to you all!!! Kimberly Hignite

  • Our hearts are heavy for you and pray that you will get through this. You have all the wonderful memories of your mother.

  • Sending our condolence and prayers to you and your family. There’s nothing more precious than a ” MOTHERS LOVE”. Hold on to those precious memories, remember your ANGEL above is always with you. ((HUGS)).