Died: September 17, 2013
ADA- Services for Mildred Evelyn Yoakum, 99, Ada, are 2:00 P.M. Friday at the Criswell Chapel, with Rev. Tony Buck officiating. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery.
Mrs. Yoakum died Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at a local nursing home. She was born October 2, 1913 in Ada to Tom and Bertha Davis Crow. She married Clarence Lee Yoakum January 8, 1933 in Ada. He preceded her in death March 13, 1975. Mrs. Yoakum was a clerk at F.W. Woolworth in Ada several years and was a member of the Oak Avenue Baptist Church.
Survivors are her niece, Donna Howlingwolf, Ada; great nieces, Lisa Nelson West and husband Shaun, Tahlequah; Marla Nelson Kimbrell and husband Andy, Konawa; Jennifer Baker, Shawnee; great nephews, Trey Howlingwolf, Ada; Zachary Smith, Tahlequah; Dakota Lankford, Konawa and numerous other nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a nephew, John David Baker.
Bearers are Dakota Lankford, Shaun West, Trey Howlingwolf, Andy Kimbrell, Zachary Smith and Ray Lankford.
Obituaries may be viewed and online condolences sent to criswellfh.com.
Criswell Funeral Home, Ada