Robert Lamon Yates, 74, of Atlanta, GA, passed on February 5, 2023. Born in Lanett, AL on February 29,1948 to the late Lillian Adams Yates and Otis Yates, he is survived by his partner of 42 years, Charlie Kalal; sister, Mary Smallwood; nieces; nephews; cousins; and beloved dog, Dolly.
A Lanett High School and Auburn University graduate, Mr. Yates earned a master's degrees in business administration from Auburn and a law degree from Georgia State University. A graveside service in Lanett will be held later.
Funeral Home Information
Turner & Sons Funeral Home
2773 North Decatur Road