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Johnny Edward Yarn, Jr.

September 9, 1950 ~ January 17, 2024 (age 73) 73 Years Old

Johnny Yarn, Jr. Obituary

In loving memory of Johnny Edward Yarn, Jr., aged 73, who peacefully departed this life on Wednesday, January 17, 2024, at his residence in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Born on September 9th, 1950, in Montgomery, Alabama, Johnny was the cherished son of Johnny and Carolyn Yarn. On July, 11th, 1983, he united in marriage with the love of his life, Patricia Bogart, in Bartow, Florida. Johnny served his country with pride in the military and was a dedicated and avid football fan, finding joy in cheering for his favorite teams. He is survived by his devoted wife, Patricia, his son Leslie Yarn, daughter Tessa Hamilton and Charles, all residing in Fort Smith. In addition to his immediate family, Johnny leaves behind eight other children, twenty-eight grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren. He is also remembered by his brother, Walter Yarn, and Loraine of Wetupka, Alabama, and his sister, Reba Mitchell of Cadiz, Kentucky. Johnny is preceded in death by his parents, Johnny and Carolyn Yarn, Grandma "Tiny Mama," and Grandpa "Baker Man." Johnny's precious baby sister Karen White and his constant companion, his beloved dog Speedy, will forever hold a special place in his heart. Johnny Edward Yarn will be dearly missed by a host of friends and family. May he rest in peace, leaving behind cherished memories of a life well-lived. Cremation services under the thoughtful care of River Glenn Cremation and Funeral Services.




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