CASSVILLE, Mo. — Terry Wayne Yoho, 66, of Cassville, Missouri, a former Erie resident, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, in Shell Knob, Missouri.
He was born Dec. 14, 1952, in Girard to Wayne and Eileen (Nelson) Yoho. He grew up and received his education in Erie, graduating from Erie High School in 1970. He also attended Neosho County Community Junior College. For many years he was a truck driver, driving 18-wheelers and cement powder trucks. Most of his life was spent in the Erie area before moving to Cassville in 2003.
Some of his favorite pastimes were going to Branson, Missouri, and watching the Kansas Jayhawks, Kansas City Royals and Kansas City Chiefs. In 1981, he committed his life to Christ and upon moving to Cassville he joined a member Corinth Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon, was active in the choir and enjoyed being a Sunday school teacher.
On May 7, 1971, he married Cheryl Tredway at Shaw Christian Church. She survives of the home.
Also surviving are two sons, 1st Sgt. Mark Yoho (Karissa) of Yelm, Washington, and David Yoho (Danielle) of Monett, Missouri; a daughter, Tonya Starr (Travis) of Seligman, Missouri; nine grandchildren, Austin, Steven (Lora), Jaden, Isaac, Zakary, Addison, Cameron, Audrey and Andy; four stepgrandchildren, Heaven, Dewayne, Devon and Theron; a great-granddaughter, Isla; four stepgreat-grandchildren, Tyler, Tegan, Nixon and Brooklyn; his mother, Eileen Yoho of Erie; his mother-in-law, Lucy Tredway of Erie; a brother, Mike Yoho (Judy) of Savonburg; two sisters, Carla Bennett (John) of Stark and Christi Han (Shawn) of Erie; two brothers-in-law, Gary Tredway (Sheila) of Edmond, Oklahoma, and Cale Tredway (Shelly) of Erie; and a sister-in-law, Gloria Ewen of Erie.
He was preceded in death by his father, Wayne Yoho; his father-in-law, Dale Tredway; and a brother-in-law, Randy Ewen.
There will be a visitation Saturday evening at the Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville, Missouri, and a service at 3 p.m. Sunday at Corinth Baptist Church in Cassville.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Pierce-Carson-Wall Funeral Home in Erie. A graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at East Hill Cemetery in Erie.
Memorials are suggested to Erie High School Athletics, the Corinth Baptist Church or the Southwest Athletic Department. They may be left at or sent to the funeral home, P.O. Box 182, Erie, KS, 66733.
Online messages may be left at www.wallfuneralservices.com.