She is survived by her husband, Donald Yokum of Rayne; one daughter, Georgette Yokum; four grandchildren, Payton Yokum, Landon Yokum, Saije Yokum and Zydas Yokum, all of Channelview, TX: mother, Selena J. Young of Rayne; one sister, Loretta Figaro (Harrison Sr.) of Rayne; three brothers, Eddie Young, Sr. (Ella Faye) of Rayne, Curley Young, Sr. (Margaret) of Crowley and Johnny Young (Verna) of Lafayette; ; six godchildren, Eddie Young, Jr. of Baton Rouge, Harrison Figaro, Jr. of Beaumont, TX, Shalandra Price of Rayne, Marlon Harmon, Blaine Harmon and Selena Figaro, all of Rayne; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father, Edward Young; maternal grandparents, Onezia Johnson and Johnny Johnson; and paternal grandparents, Edward Young and Ophelia Mouton Young.
Visitation will be observed Thursday, April 23, at Syrie Funeral Home from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. A rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Visitation will continue Friday beginning at 7 a.m. until time of service.
View the obituary and sign the guestbook online at www.syriefh.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Syrie Funeral Home, Inc. of Lafayette.