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illustrator , painter , advertising artist

Marvin Clarence Yates, advertising artist, painter, illustrator. Served to 1st class petty officer United States Coast Guard, 1966-1972.; Member American Watercolor Society, Southern Watercolor Society (co-founder), Tennessee Watercolor Society (co-founder), Memphis Watercolor Group (co-founder, president 1968-1984).

Background

Yates, Marvin Clarence was born on September 22, 1943 in Jackson, Tennessee, United States. Son of Marvin Caleb and Mary Louise (Wright) Yates.

Education

Student Memphis Academy Arts, 1962-1965.

Career

Advertising artist, illustrator Memphis Public Company, since 1967.

Membership

Served to 1st class petty officer United States Coast Guard, 1966-1972. Member American Watercolor Society, Southern Watercolor Society (co-founder), Tennessee Watercolor Society (co-founder), Memphis Watercolor Group (co-founder, president 1968-1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, photography.

Connections

Married Margaret Sarah Leah, December 6, 1975. Children: Wesley, Christen.

father:
Marvin Caleb Yates

mother:
Mary Louise (Wright) Yates

spouse:
Margaret Sarah Leah

children:
Christen Yates

Wesley Yates