May 31. 2010. Predeceased by his mother, Cheryl Yawn-Clark and his Father, Robert Newman. Survived by his children, N-Dia Gaston Tempest and Ya-Sin Yawn, Jr.; 2 brothers, Bravius Yawn and Anthony McLennan; 2 sisters, Khadija Yawn and Qwigeria Clarke; grandmother, Mary Lou Yawn; fiance, Patricia Starks II; a host of other relatives and friends.
Calling hours Wednesday, June 9, 2010 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Metropolitan Funeral Chapels, Inc., 109 West Avenue, 585/436-7730. Funeral Service Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 11:00 AM at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, 141 Adams Streeet. Interment Riverside Cemetery.
Published in Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on Jun. 8, 2010.