John C. Yawn – Portsmouth
John C. Yawn, 72, of Portsmouth, died Monday.
He was born Jan. 21, 1939 in Bessmay, TX. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1959 and retired in 1979. He married the late Mary E. Yawn in 1969.
John is survived by two children: Mariella Alexander and Elizabeth Denoto. He also is survived by five grandchildren: Michael, James, April, Annalisa & Jessica.
At John’s request there is no service that is being held. Please remember J.C. with fond memories of the special man he was. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cremate.org.