Posted: Mon 9:42 AM, Apr 29, 2013
Funeral Home: Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel
Steven Dale Yoakem, 41, of Bowling Green, died April 26, 2013, at his residence.
The Edmonson County native was a son of the late Leo Edward and Lucille Gilliam Hicks Yoakem and was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles Alvin and Leo Thomas Yoakem. He was a landscape architect and of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his wife, Shannon Lewis Yoakem; four sons, Jonathan Dale Yoakem, Zackery Lee Yoakem, Timothy Shane Yoakem and Steven Edward Yoakem; one daughter, Destiny Jannessa Hope Yoakem; two stepsons, Patrick Lee Cowles and Brandon Michael Cowles; six brothers, Michael Edward Yoakem, Richard Joe Yoakem, Daniel Lee Yoakem, Ronnie Allen Yoakem, John Andrew Yoakem and Roy Neal Yoakem; two sisters, Margaret “Punkin” Tallent and Judy Ann Woods; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral is at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, with burial in Hawks Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.