Cynthia "Cindy"A.Yeager of Ridgeland died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, at St. Dominic Hospital. Services were held Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at Parkway Hills United Methodist Church in Madison. Sebrell Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements.

Mrs. Yeager was born in Aberdeen on May 24, 1956. She attended school in Jackson and obtained her B.S. in nursing from the University of Mississippi School of Nursing in 1978.

She was a nurse for more than 30 years, having begun her career at the University Medical Center, mostly in the Oncology and Hematology Departments.

She then moved to the Jackson Medical Clinic where she was the Oncology nurse for Dr. Bruce Lambuth until he retired. She then moved to St. Dominic Hospital, continuing her career in oncology nursing until her passing.

Mrs. Yeager was preceded in death by her parents, Dorothy and William Greene. Survivors include her husband, John Yeager; sons, Reece Hicks and William Hicks; stepchildren, Charlie Yeager and Courtney Wilkerson; three grandchildren; and brothers, Richard Greene and Randy Greene.