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Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2017
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Place:  Smith-Jackson Funeral Home
            446 Bate Street
            Danville, Kentucky

Visitation: Tuesday, March 20, 2017
Time:  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Place: Smith-Jackson Funeral Home
           446 Bate Street
           Danville, Kentucky

On March 14, 2018 Christopher Micheal Yocum    passed away unexpectedly at Ephraim McDowell Hospital after a long illness of heart disease.

He was born to  Micheal Yocum and Nancy Sue Yocum on April 2, 1973 in Boyle County.

Chris loved his family dearly. He graduated from Danville High School in 1991, where he played football. He was a Chef by trade, he enjoyed watching sports and sometimes played video games.  

He was preceded in death by his parents Micheal Yocum and Nancy Sue Yocum. 

Chris leaves to cherish his memory,  loving and devoted companion Ashley Johnson and their children,  Zoriyah and Zuri Yocum, all of Danville, KY; two daughters, Breshae Yocum and Breosha Yocum,   Morganfield, Ky; two sisters, Leticia Yocum, Jacksonville, NC and Tabecca (Doug) VanDyke, Danville, KY; four nieces,   Daricia Tarrance, Jacksonville, NC, Danecka VanDyle, Bianca VanDyke, and Jada Vandyke, all of Danville, KY; one nephew Niyeem Roberts, Jacksonville, NC; four aunts, Edith Meaux, Angela Taylor both of Danville, KY, Kathy Butts,  Delaware, OH, and Marylou Williams, Ashland, OH; one uncle Howard Lewis, Danville, KY; special friends Billy Lewis, Columbus, OH, Daniel “Tricky” Bartleson and Johnny Walker, both of Danville, KY; host of  cousins and friends.

Christopher Yocum
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  • Thursday, March 15, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Smith Jackson Funeral Home
  • Saturday, March 17, 2018
    was sad to hear of his death, sending your family my deepest. Will keep you all in our prayers,
    ~ Jannessa Chenault Stamper   Danville, KY
  • Saturday, March 24, 2018
    Accept our sincere condolences in your recent loss. May you find some comfort in the words of Psalms 34:18 which reads: " Jehovah is close to the brokenhearted; He saves those who are crushed in spirit " Yes, we can ask for help and rely on God. He also has made the sure promise of a resurrection right here on earth when it is restored to a beautiful paradise. (Acts 24:15; Psalms 37:9-11, 29). Be confident that this is SURE to happen because Isaiah 55:11 ensures us of this. Find out more online at JW.ORG ~~~You are also cordially invited to the memorial of Jesus death. The means by which the promise of a paradise is possible. Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 8:00 pm ; Location: 404 Bohon Rd, Harrodsburg KY 40330
    ~ R&R Lopez
  • Friday, April 5, 2019
    ~ slim parrett   Mc Kee, KY