John Yarnell 88, Hopedale, died Dec. 24, 2010 in Harrison Community Hospital, Cadiz. He was born Sept. 10, 1922 in Piedmont, a son of the late John E. and Bessie Strahl Yarnell.

He was preceded in death by his wife Mary Yarnell; a sister Mary Jane Dunlap, two brothers, Donald and Wayne Yarnell and a granddaughter, Jennifer.

Service was held Dec. 27, 2010 at Blackburn Funeral Home with Pastor Karl Henry officiating. Burial followed at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove. A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.