|John William Yoak, 76, of Smithville, WV, departed this earthly world on June 7, 2015, with his family by his side.|
John was born on October 21, 1938, in Calhoun Co., WV, a son of the late Alva and Beatrice Richards Yoak. He graduated from Calhoun County High School in 1957.
He retired from Buckeye Oil, as a well tender and compressor station operator.
John leaves behind his wife Norma; four children, Danny Yoak, Brenda Ackley, Angela Yoak, and Joseph Yoak; a brother, Milford Yoak; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and other family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, one sister, his daughter, Cassie Leola Yoak and a special friend, Viola "Midge" Dye.
Funeral services will be held at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville, WV, on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Carroll McCauley officiating.
Interment will be in Norman Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service on Thursday.