December 10, 2021
Harlan D. Yates, 93, of Pampa, Texas passed away on Friday, December 3, 2021, in Amarillo.
Services were held December 9 at the Carmichael-Whatley Colonial Chapel in Pampa with Dr. Roger Hubbard, retired minister, officiating. Burial followed at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Harlan was born in Baker, Montana on November 29, 1928 to Fred and Pearlie Yates. He was raised in Ekalaka. He graduated from Carter County High School in 1946. Harlan worked as a surveyor in the Yellowstone and Glacier Park areas during his high school years and into the fall of 1947. In 1947, Harlan learned to fly in Mino...