Marla Rae Yarbrough, 35, of Star City, died on Monday, October 9, 2017 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

She was born on August 4, 1982 in Pine Bluff to Billy Allen Yarbrough and the late Mary Moore Yarbrough.

Marla started her career as an E.M.T. and decided to pursue a career in nursing where she could continue helping people. She had a passion for softball, loved all sports, and was a member of Branchville Hunting Club.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Moore Yarbrough; paternal grandfather, Billy Yarbrough; and great grandfather and grandmother, Lt. Col. Raymond Ira and Mary Johnson.

Survivors include her father, Billy Allen (Becky) Yarbrough; daughter and greatest accomplishment, Lynley Yarbrough; brother, Nicholas Yarbrough; paternal grandmother, Sue Yarbrough; maternal grandparents, Harold B. and Jean Moore; and her close companion, Patti Cash, all of Star City.

Funeral services are 11 a.m. on Friday, October 13 at Griffin Funeral Home in Star City with Bro. Dee Webb officiating.

Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 12 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Palmyra Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to:
Mary Yarbrough Scholarship Fund
Bank of Star City, P.O. Drawer 69
Star City, Arkansas 71667