Emma Katherine "Kay" Yeldell, 94, of Maumelle, died March 18. She was the widow of Walter Lee Yeldell, who served as president of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention from 1963 to 1965.
She studied at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and was an active partner in ministry with her husband at First Baptist Church, Clarksville; First Baptist Church, West Memphis, and Second Baptist Church, Hot Springs.
She is survived by three daughters, a son, seven grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and a sister.
Her daughter, Carolyn Staley, served on staff of Pulaski Heights Baptist Church in Little Rock.
A private memorial service was to be held.