Elsie Kennedy Yoakam

November 17, 1925 ‒ August 30, 2002

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Elsie Kennedy Yoakam, age 76, of Mount Vernon, died Friday August 30, 2002 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. Elsie was born November 17, 1925 in Columbus to William E. Jones and Sadie Frances (Hartsook) Jones.

She was an active member of the Colonial City Baptist Church near Mount Vernon.

Surviving are her son Wayne (Linda) Kennedy of Ostrander, a step son Gary (Flo) Yoakam of Texas; a step daughter LaVeta (Roy) Robson of Newark; 2 grandsons Ryan Kennedy and Kevin Kennedy; 2 brothers Eugene Jones of Reynoldsburg and Phillip Jones of Redmond, Washington; and 2 sisters Audrey Liming of Mount Vernon and Connie Riesbeck of Texas. She was preceded in death by her husbands Edwin Kennedy and Dwight Yoakam.

Friends may call Monday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 1 PM at the Colonial City Baptist Church with Rev. Dan Whisner officiating. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery in Johnstown.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Colonial City Baptist Church, 7530 Johnstown Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com