Shirley S. Yocum

May 22, 1936 ‒ September 25, 2004

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Shirley S. Yocum, age 68, of Mount Vernon died Saturday, September 25, 2004 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus following an extended illness.

Shirley was born May 22, 1936 at Graysville in Monroe County to George and Mildred (McCollum) Green and had lived most of her lifetime in the Mount Vernon area. She was a former employee of Flexible Corporation in Loudenville, Martin Memorial Hospital and Cooper Energy Services both in Mount Vernon.

She was a member of the Newark Road Church of Christ.

She is survived by her husband Mearl Yocum whom she married May 25, 1957; two daughters Debbie (Mark) Tilmant and Cathy Bostwick both of Mount Vernon; two sons Jeff (Gloria) Yocum of Altoona, Florida, and Robert (Kathy) Yocum of Marengo; 14 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; four brothers Richard Green of Florida, Don Green, Jack Green, and Bill Green all of Mount Vernon and three sisters Norma Meadows, Betty Christensen and Kay Miller all of Mount Vernon and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be Thursday at 2 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where friends may call one hour before the service.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association or the Central Ohio Kidney Foundation.

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