SYLVESTER -- Mr. Ray Yarborough, 57, of Sylvester died Thursday, April 26, 2012 at Cordele Health & Rehabilitation Center.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in the Hillcrest Cemetery with the Rev. Brent Weaver officiating.

Mr. Yarborough was born on August 22, 1954 to the late Leon Ward Yarborough and Josephine Henry Price in Colquitt, Georgia. He has lived in Sylvester for the past year moving here from Albany. Mr. Yarbrough was an elephant handler with the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus. He served in the United States Army, enjoyed motorcycles and was a member of the ABATE.

Survivors include his sisters, Dianne Cross (Paul) of Sylvester, Susan Coonrod (Robert) of Leesburg; brother, George K. Price, Jr. of Haverhill, MA, and a number of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 2:00 PM until service hour at Banks Funeral Home.

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Sylvester 229/776-2055