John William “J.W.” Yocom, 82, of Russellville, passed away Saturday, September 26, 2020, at his residence. A native of Franklin County, he was a retired mechanic and a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church.
A graveside service for Mr. Yocom will be Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 11 A.M. at Oak Grove Cemetery, with Richie Emerson officiating.
Mr. Yocom is survived by his wife Peggy Townsend Yocom; children, Rodney Yocom, Kathy Hudson and husband David, and Ricky Yocom and wife Leah; uncle, William Feltmon; a brother-in-law; several nieces and nephews:; grandchildren, Brad Murphy, Tina and Jason Cummings, Alisha and Daylon Baccus, Corey and Madison Yocom, Seth Smith, Shelby Hudson, Nick Yocom and Whitley and Alex Fragale; and great-grandchildren, Zayden Cummings, Cooper Yocom and Emily Fragale.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie and Ellie West Yocom.
Pinkard Funeral Home, Russellville, is directing.
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