husband of Elizabeth (Jackle)
. . RUFUS W.YATES Rufus W. (Buck) Yates, 62, of 2307 Kellett, a Frisco employe, passed away at his home today following a short illness. Mr. Yates, a resident of Springfield Springfield since 1902, went to work for the Frisco in 1913 at the Aage of 13. A member of First Church of Christ, Scientist, he was past master master of the Gate of the Temple Masonic Lodge. He was a member of Vencil Chapter, Zabud Council and True Kindred of the Shrine, and served as a board member for the Order of Rainbow Girls. Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth; Elizabeth; two sons, William R., Ilig-ginsville, Ilig-ginsville, Ilig-ginsville, and Ernest F., Anaheim, Anaheim, Calif.; a daughter, Mrs. Thelma Kiserr 1044 East-Atlantic East-Atlantic East-Atlantic and his mother, Mrs. Nellie F. Yates, 2301 Kellett. Also surviving are two brothers, Floyd A., St. Charles, and J. Ralph, San Francisco; Francisco; a sister, Mrs. May C. Mutz, of 2301 Kellett, and 10 grandchildren. grandchildren. Arrangements are under direction direction bf Klingner.