Information On Kay Yow's Funeral Arrangements
Jan. 25, 2009
Courtesy of WBCA
Thank you for your continued prayers for the family and friends of Kay Yow.
WBCA President and Oklahoma head coach Sherri Coale is asking that all women's basketball coaches wear an upside-down pink ribbon in honor of Coach Yow at any games this week, and also that a moment of silence be observed during your WBCA Pink Zone games between February 13-22.
Arrangements are as follows:
A public viewing will be held Friday, January 30, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. ET with the funeral to follow at 3:00 p.m. at Colonial Baptist Church in Cary, N.C. The burial will take place Saturday, January 31, at 10:00 a.m. at the Gibsonville Cemetery in Gibsonville, N.C. Directions to both locations are below.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to:
Kay Yow/WBCA Cancer Fund
and mailed to:
WBCA with attention Megan Smith
4646 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lilburn, GA 30047
Phone: 919-380-9505 (Toll free 1-800-4JimmyV)
Cary Alliance Church
4108 Ten Ten Road
Apex, NC 27539
Directions to Colonial Baptist Church
6051 Tryon Road
Cary, NC 27518
Colonial Baptist Church is located at the intersection of Tryon Road and Walnut Street/Holly Springs Road in Southeastern Cary. This is convenient to the North and East from Interstates 40 and 440 (the Raleigh Beltline), and to the West and South from US Routes 1 and 64, and NC Route 55.
From the South and West - Route 1
Take the Cary Parkway exit.
Turn right at the top of the exit ramp.
Take the first left on Tryon Road at the traffic light, and continue for approximately 1 mile.
Colonial Baptist Church is on your right.
From the East
Interstate 440 West
Take Exit 295 (Gorman Street) and turn left at the top of the ramp.
Continue on Gorman Street for ¼ mile
Turn right on Tryon Road at the traffic light.
Proceed on Tryon Road for 2 ½ miles.
Colonial Baptist Church is on your left.
From the North
Interstate 440 South
Take the Walnut Street Exit and turn right at the top of the ramp.
Proceed south on Walnut Street for 1 ¼ miles.
Colonial Baptist Church is on your right
Directions to Gibsonville Cemetery
1201 Springwood Avenue
Direction from Raleigh - take I-40 past Burlington, NC to the Elon, NC exit. Turn right at the top of the ramp onto University Drive. Go North on University Drive to Hwy 70, which is approximately one mile. Turn left onto Hwy. 70 and go to the next traffic light and turn right onto Springwood Church Road (Springwood Ave. in the City Limits). The Gibsonville Cemetery is on your right approximately one mile north of Hwy 70.
Funeral arrangements made by:
Brown Wynn Funeral Home
200 SE Maynard Road
Cary, NC 27511