CONOVER Camilla Ellen Yount Yount, 83, of Conover, passed away peacefully at Carolina Caring in Newton, Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Born Oct. 22, 1935, in Catawba County, she was the daughter of the late William Vance Yount and Icey Belle Pope Yount. Camilla was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Conover, and had worked as a secretary and bookkeeper in several different industries. She enjoyed camping and spending time with her family. Camilla will be remembered by her family as a devoted and loving wife, mother, and grandmother. In addition to her parents, Camilla was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Y. Moose; and a brother, Darvin Yount. Survivors include her loving husband of 57 years, Hugh Dallas Yount of Conover; sons, Nelson Yount and wife, Cynthia, of Midlothian, Va., Conrad Yount and wife, Evelynn, of Conover, Myron Yount and wife, Tammy, of Conover; sisters, Kathleen Yount of Newton, Nadine Seitz and husband, Carl, of Newton; sister-in-law, Lorraine Yount of Conover; and grandchildren, Emily and husband, Ryan Prusator, Ryan Yount, Andrew Yount, Victoria Yount, Collin Yount, Makayla Yount and Laura Yount. The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 22, at St. John's Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Anton Lagoutine officiating. The burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church Friday, June 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. Condolences may be sent to the Yount family at In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Radio Broadcast Ministry, St. John's Lutheran Church, 2126 St. John's Church Rd. NE, Conover, NC, 28613; or to Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, NC 28658. The Yount family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Conover.

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