Tina Michelle Yelvington

Ms. Tina Michelle Yelvington, 41, passed away March 4, 2013. She was born Sept. 24, 1971, in Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

Michelle was a resident of Freeport. She graduated from Freeport High School in 1989 and was awarded Ms. Bluewave in 1987 and 1988. She worked as a professional food server for many years. She loved the beach, listening to music, writing music and poems. She especially enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Michelle is survived by her mother, Jan Moore Oswell, and her father, William Robert Oswell of Freeport; biological father, Francisco Archuleta of Fayettville, N.C.; sons, Kevin B. Hagstrom and Cody M. Yelvington, both of Freeport; sister, Laura Coplin of Santa Rosa Beach; nieces, Alexus Oswell and Sierra Coplin; nephews, Blade Oswell and Ace Williams; and paternal grandmother, Theresa Archuleta.

A time of visitation will be held from 4-5 p.m. March 7 at Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home, 150 East Highway 20 in Freeport.

Funeral services will be at 5 p.m. March 7 at Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home.

Floral arrangements are being accepted or donations may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses.

A special thank you to Michelle’s caregivers and friends who visited and provided their loving care.

Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.