HOPE, Ark.—Dwanna O’Rorke Yocom, 66, of Marysville, Ark., formerly of Guernsey, Ark., died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012.

Mrs. Yocom was born Aug. 15, 1946, in Hope. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Yocom; and one daughter, Kimberly Adams.

Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Nicole Yocom and Chris Korch of Jonesboro, Ark.; two brothers, David O’Rorke of Guernsey and Mike Gaines of DeAnn, Ark.; five sisters, Bobbie Goza of Marysville, Bea Williams of Nash, Texas, Alice Conley of Guernsey, Mildred Ward of Hope and Laura Bruce of Texarkana; four grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. today in Water Creek Cemetery, Guernsey with Jake Vandenburg officiating. Burial will be under direction of Brazzel/Oakcrest Funeral Home.

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Published: 12/14/2012