Mr. Richard Dean Yocum, age 53, husband of Eliza Diane Clontz of Solomon James Lane, London, Kentucky passed away on Thursday afternoon at the St. Joseph Hospital in London, Kentucky.
He was the father Anthony Dean Yocum of London, Kentucky. He was the grandfather of Grayson Dean Yocum of London, Kentucky. He was the brother of Larry Williams Yocum of Louisville, Kentucky, Gillis Ricky Yocum, Bobby Lee Yocum, Geneva Hutson and Melissa Diane Yocum all of London, Kentucky. He was also blessed with a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing. He was of the Pentecostal Holiness faith and attended the Pleasant View Pentecostal Church in London, Kentucky.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ervel and Rachel Christine Canada Yocum, by three sisters, Juanita Ruth Wells, Carol Goforth and Linda Hoskins and by three brothers, Loyal Wayne Yocum, Ervel Wayne Yocum and Walter Lee Yocum.
Following the wishes of Mr. Richard Dean Yocum the family has chosen cremation. Celebration of Life services and a candlelight vigil and dinner will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, October 1st 2021 at the Shelter House #1 in the Levi Jackson Park in London, Kentucky. All friends and family are invited to attend and bring a covered dish.
Laurel Funeral Home is honored to be of service to the Yocum family.
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