Nancy Helen (Davenport) Yocum (1932 - 2019)

  • "Miss Nancy, was a wonderful person. Her talents were more..."
    - Wilma Linton
  • "It has been a long time since I last saw Nancy but was in..."
    - Ruby Ingram
  • "Sorry for your lost. Prayers for the family."
    - Terri Yocum poynter
Service Information
Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home Inc. - Harrodsburg
304 E Lexington St
Harrodsburg, KY
Sunday, Sep. 15, 2019
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home
304 E Lexington St
Harrodsburg, KY
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Graveside service
Sunday, Sep. 15, 2019
3:00 PM
Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery

Nancy Helen Davenport Yocum, 87, widow of Marvin Yocum died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.
Born May 10, 1932 in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Samuel Walter and Alma Demaree Davenport. She was a member of the Hopewell Baptist Church and was the owner and proprietor of The Candy House. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, crocheting, quilting, making donuts and gardening.
Survivors include two sons: Samuel (Roxie) Baumstark of Lawrenceburg and Donald Mac (Julia) Yocum of Frankfort; two daughters: Renetta Purvis of Perryville and Sandy (Cliff) Lee of Carolina Shores, North Carolina; and 8 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery. Tommy Warford officiated.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery, 1545 Talmage Mayo Road, Harrodsburg, Ky 40330 or Gideon's International, P.O. Box 176, Harrodsburg, Ky 40330.
Published in The Anderson News on Sept. 19, 2019
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