Thomas Yoakum Jr.

Athens Free Press, January 15, 1932

Thomas, little son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Yoakum, died at the family residence in Road District #6 Tuesday morning, Jan. 12, 1932 after an illness of some time at the age of 6 years, 5 months and 12 days. Death having occurred before the arrival of the physician it was necessary to hold an inquest. Coroner H. S. Wilkens of Petersburg held the inquest Tuesday afternoon and the jury returned a verdict of death from natural causes.

Surviving are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Yoakum, three sisters, Bernice, Dorothy, Winifred and one brother, Jasper.

Funeral services were held at Mott Funeral home Wednesday at 2 o'clock. Rev. L. O. Unger officiating. Interment at the West Cemetery.

Transcribed by:Rajean Gallagher


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