Sara Yawn

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Bear Creek Springs Baptist Church
179 DeVito Loop
Harrison, AR  72601
Thursday, September 30, 2021
1:00 to 2:00 PM
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Bear Creek Springs Baptist Church
179 DeVitos Loop North
Harrison, AR  72601
Thursday, September 30, 2021
2:00 PM
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Maplewood Cemetery
1111 Maplewood Rd
Harrison, AR  72601
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Bear Creek Springs Baptist Church
179 Devitos Loop North
Harrison, AR  72601

Sara Yawn

of Harrison, AR

November 29, 1937 - September 26, 2021

Sara G. Yawn, age 83, of Harrison, passed away on Sunday, September 26, 2021, at the North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison. She was born November 29, 1937, at Norcross, Georgia, the daughter of Willie J. and Clyde Samantha (Christopher) Garmon. Sara was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Michael H. Yawn; her sisters, Dorothy Clark, Rena Cooper, Monteen Green, and Doris Tullis; and her brother, Ray Garmon.

Sara was a member of Bear Creek Baptist Church. She was a secretary/homemaker. She married Homer Yawn on June 1, 1957, in Norcross, Georgia. She enjoyed gardening, reading, cooking, embroidery, and loving on her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She volunteered at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center as a "Pink Lady" for 37 years.

Sara is survived by her husband of 64 years, Homer Yawn, of Harrison; her son, Tim Yawn, and his wife Susan of Rogers, Arkansas; two daughters, Connie Y. Paden and husband Tim of Mtn. Home, Arkansas, and Lori Boaz and husband Rob of Berryville, Arkansas; and her sister, Carolyn Thompson, of Norcross, Georgia.

Sara is also survived by her grandchildren, Michael Paden Springfield, Missouri, Lucas Paden of Fayetteville, Arkansas, Ashlyn Paden of Mtn. Home, Adam Yawn of Erie, Colorado, Michael Scott Yawn of Fayetteville, Arkansas, Laura Yawn of Rogers, Arkansas, and Abby Boaz Brown, Kailey Boaz Helmlinger, and Zach Boaz, all of Berryville; her great-grandchildren, Aaron Yawn and Micah Yawn, both of Erie, Colorado; and a host of other family and friends.


The funeral service was Thursday, September 30, 2021, at Bear Creek Springs Baptist Church, with Pastor Mark Enloe officiating. Visitation was one hour prior to the service at the church.

Burial was in the Maplewood Cemetery

Pallbearers were Michael Paden, Lucas Paden, Adam Yawn, Michael Scott Yawn, Zach Boaz, Seth Helmlinger, and Austin Brown.


Memorials may be made in her honor to Bear Creek Springs Baptist Church, 179 Devitos Loop North, Harrison, Arkansas 72601.


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13 Condolence(s)
Shirley Richesin
Harrison, AR
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Monday, October 11, 2021

Homer and Family,
Sorry to hear or your wife's passing. My Mother, Lois Roberts, always had kind things to say of your family; I appreciate how nice you were to her.
Shirley (Roberts) Richesin.

Wes and Arlene Hobkirk
Centerton, AR
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Friday, October 1, 2021

Dr Tim Yawn and family,
We are so sad and sorry for the loss of your mom. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.
Our deepest sympathy
Wes and Arlene

Frank and Sue Mangrum
Harrison, AR
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Thursday, September 30, 2021

Homer and family.sorry to hear about your loss.. Sara will be missed by all who were lucky enough to know her. May you find peace and love in the memories you cherish. You and your family are in our prayers.

Sarah Fuls
Rogers, AR
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Thursday, September 30, 2021

I am so sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort during this time.

Jay and Beverly Fountain
Harrison, AR
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Thursday, September 30, 2021

Love, prayers and sympathy for your family in your time of loss.

James Willett
Rogers, AR
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Thursday, September 30, 2021

Thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss.

Ron & Hazel Clark
North Little Rock, AR
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Thursday, September 30, 2021

Our deepest sympathy to Homer and all the family. We enjoyed our shared times in Harrison and later on occasions over the years.
May God’s peace, joy, and hope be with you,
Ron & Hazel Clark

Tracy and Tammy Tedder
Lowell, AR
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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Sending love and prayers to the family and loved ones of Ms Sara’s. What a beautiful and kind human being, and her smile will be sorely missed! So very grateful that you all have such firm hope that you will be with her again, in our Father’s house. Praying for strength and courage as you deal with her present loss and all that is ahead the next days and weeks.

Sam & Mary Cecil
Harrison, AR
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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Sorry for your loss. Condolences to the family. She was a nice lady, she will be missed.

David and Shari Holt
Harrison, AR
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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Our most sincere sympathy in the loss of such a sweet and kind soul. We have a lot of good memories from the Rock Tenn days. May God's peace and comfort surround all of you today and in the days to come.

Sue Tennyson
Harrison, AR
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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Love and prayers to Homer and the family. Cherish the memories we shared when you first came to Harrison with Rock Tenn

Bert and Vina Ryan
Harrison, AR
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Wednesday, September 29, 2021



Tony Bennett
Ft. Myers, FL
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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

My heartfelt sympathies go out to one of my favorites, Connie, and her entire family.