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Kenneth Yocum

Birth Date: November 17, 1962
Death Date: December 3, 2018

Kenneth Dwayne Yocum, or Kenny as everyone knew him, was a resident of Tulsa.  He was born November 17, 1962 to Charles and Barbara Yocum.  He is survived by his sister Laurel Kerner and her husband Larry of Tulsa; six nieces- Kendra and husband Jeremy Norton of Warner, Shandra and husband Sean Belt of Bristow, Leandra and husband Mark Babb of Sapulpa, Cassie and husband Bart Millspaugh of Tulsa, Laurie and husband Joe Ellis of Sapulpa, and Valyndra and husband Josh Adour of Mannford; nephew Kenny Kerner; sixteen great nieces and nephews Glen, Allisha, Dylan, and Bailey Norton, Austin Cooper, Haley and Sami Langston, Charley, and Jay Smith, Natalee Millspaugh, Joey and Mackinzie Ellis, Ally, Hannah, and Carter Adour; his great great nephew Charlie Norton; great great nieces Nellie Norton and Kendra Norton (named after her gma); and lots of cousins.

Kenny didn’t have any children of his own, but considered his nieces and nephews his own.

He is preceded in death by his mom and dad, Charles and Barbara Yocum, and his grandparents Hazel and Leonard Lingo; and Ruby and Alfred Yocum; and his aunt and uncle Beatrice and Audi Lindsey.

A memorial service will be held in Kenny’s honor at 10 am on Friday, December 7, at Floral Haven Chapel.

Memorial Celebration
December 7, 2018
10:00 am
Floral Haven Funeral Home
6500 S. 129th E. Ave. Broken Arrow OK, 74012
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  1. So sorry for your loss. Kenny loved his family and would do whatever he could to help any of them. He was a good man and will be missed by many.RIP Kenny

  2. Tony Guthrie

    Written by: Tony Guthrie

    It was an honor to know such a great man. Although I didn’t know Kenny that long, the time that we did know each other we were like kindred spirits. He was indeed a humble man but with his faith in God he had a gift to be able to recognize when something wasn’t right with someone or if there was a need he would do his best to assist. There were many times that he would go with me to help me with something even though he didn’t always feel up to it. I could always count on him.

    Now that your race is won, go rest high on the mountain brother!! You have earned your place in paradise. Rest assure that you have left those that were blessed to know you a legacy of faith in God and the good in people. Rest in peace my friend. I will see you again one day!!

  3. Kenny and linda friends and family

    Written by: Linda Bly Christy

    Kenny you will be missed, I liked our conversations when you were going for breakfast early in the morning at the store before you headed out to work

  4. Kenny, you are a fantastic friend! Just wonderful. You didn’t want any limelight, always in the background, but always supportive of me and Jerri. I will always remember you and be thankful for you. I am so glad you are free and walking with Jesus! I will always be thankful for our talks.

  5. Had some wonderful times. Trips to OKC, Dallas and St Louis. Watching the Cowboys on Sunday mornings in the theater office. Preview nights. Scoring free movie tickets to local theaters. Sweating it out at Riverlanes. League nights. The free concerts at Yukatan Liquor Stand. Selling vaccuums. You were a wonderful friend and a lot of fun. I love you.

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