Upon completion of Undergraduate Studies at Belhaven College, Dr. James Yelverton attended the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry. He received his Doctor of Medical Dentistry in 1983, finishing Summa Cum Laude.
Dr. Yelverton then began his own dental practice in Decatur, MS.
Dr. Yelverton still lives in Decatur, MS with his wife, Becky. They have 2 children (Erin and Billy) and 2 grandchildren.
In his spare time, Dr. Yelverton enjoys family time, camping, and fishing.