Barbara Yates, age 64, of Murfreesboro, passed away on Monday, July 22, at Mayfield Rehab in Smyrna, TN. Barbara was born August 17, 1948, in Murfreesboro, to the late Thomas Cornell Waddell and Marie Lucille Carroll Waddell. She was a laundry clerk and was an avid pet lover, especially her cat, Patches. Survivors include one sister, Teresa Kline fiancee Steve Calamia of Murfreesboro; one nephew, Daniel Kline of Murfreesboro, great-niece Amber Harris of Murfreesboro and her best friend, Connie Carter, also of Murfreesboro. In addition to her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by one brother, Tommy Waddell. No services are scheduled at this time.