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Robert Crandell Yon

October 10, 1936 ~ December 12, 2015 (age 79)
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A candle was lit by Erin Bottenberg on March 8, 2016 2:03 PM
Message from Erin Bottenberg
March 8, 2016 2:03 PM

For the past few months I have tried to call Bobby on his cell phone to say Hello and to tell him I love him. Bobby was so good to me for many years, he believed in me and encouraged me to start my own business. I met Bobby when he had me manage the association with Therrell Farms back in 2004 and from the day I met him, he was my sunshine as a friend and someone I so admired and adored. Today, I tried to call Bobby again on his cell phone and for a few weeks now, my heart was telling me something might be wrong. I went on Google to see if I could find another number to call Bobby and found his obituary. I today am so very sad to just learn this and am heartbroken to know someone I knew cared about me so much, encouraged me to be a business woman because he believed I could, was just such a good friend to me. I am so very sorry to his family, his wife, his kids, his grandchildren, as Bobby talked to me so much about all and how much he loved them. To the Yon Family, I am so sorry and know I am late in saying this as I just found out today, and I know Bobby lived a very happy life and is in a good place now smiling down and shining down his love on all of us. Much love to all..XO
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A candle was lit by SHARON & JACK THOMAS on January 1, 2016 2:54 PM
Message from Sybil Anthony
December 22, 2015 4:53 PM

Kermene, I am so sorry to hear of Bobby's passing.You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Love to all of you...........Your cousin, Sybil
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A candle was lit by Sybil Anthony on December 22, 2015 4:47 PM
Message from Ricky Williams
December 15, 2015 10:35 AM

Crandall; I am so sorry to hear of your dads passing. I totally loved visiting with him when he came by the shop. We talked about the equipment here and obviously the conversation turned to be about you (no worries, all good stuff sir :-). Your dad loved talking about his family and was very proud of you all. It makes my heart joyful to know he was involved with the church and past on the message of hope in Christ Jesus. Crandall, my prayers are with you and your family during these tough times. I do not know how you feel or the heart break it must bring to loose a parent but I pray you find peace in your heart and if there is anything that I could possibly offer you to help, Crandall I am here at the mere asking. I hope to see you soon, I always love seeing you when you come through, I love your joyful smile and kind heart. Again, my heart is with you and all your family. Gods blessings my friend.
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A candle was lit by Kathleen Blomstrom on December 15, 2015 10:26 AM
Message from Bob and Pam Parker
December 14, 2015 5:48 PM

Bob and I extend our heartfelt sympathy for your tragic loss. Praying for peace and comfort for the family.
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A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent on December 14, 2015

Sending our sincerest thoughts and prayers of sympathy on your family's loss. Jeff and Susie Myers

Message from The Banks Family
December 14, 2015 2:00 PM

Dear Yon Family,

Our sincerest condolences during this time. May you find comfort in your memories and in knowing that Bob is at peace. God bless you all.
Message from R. Allison Dalton
December 14, 2015 1:41 PM

To the family of Bobby I wish to share my sincere sympathy and concern. It was my pleasure to meet and become a friend of Bobby during our years at Clemson. He was a wonderful member of the Class of 1960 and we will miss him.
R. Allison Dalton
Message from pat and marvin O'Donnell
December 14, 2015 12:11 PM

Dear Jamey and all the family. I remember all the good times we had in the past. He was so much fun and good loving person. So,So sorry! The Odonnells
Message from Frances Ann Jacobs
December 14, 2015 10:41 AM

My cousin, Bobby was a dear friend. He lived and enjoyed life on his own terms and he will be missed. My husband, Don and I send our condolences to Kermene and her sons with love.
Message from Todd and the Little Family
December 14, 2015 10:15 AM

Mrs. Yon, Crandell, Michael, and Jamie I was so sad to hear of Mr. Yon's passing. He was truly one of original river rats and will be sorely missed. I personally was always grateful for his encouragement and counsel. Our family's thoughts and prayers go out to yours in this time of bereavement.
Message from Betty Kucewicz
December 14, 2015 9:46 AM

I am so sorry to hear about your great loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Message from Lindy Wetherell
December 14, 2015 7:38 AM

Dear Kermene,
We send our love and deepest sympathy to you and your family. We have loved both you and Bobby for a very long time. It was always so much fun to tease Bobby and to see his heartwarming smile. We mourn with you but know that he is enjoying his new home with our precious Heavenly Father.

Much love, Lindy
Message from Todd and Patty Wiley
December 14, 2015 6:34 AM

Kermene and family,
We are so sorry to hear about Bobby. He was one of the most genuine people we have ever known. He made us feel loved whenever we got the chance see you. Our hearts, thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Message from Kermene
January 9, 2016 9:44 PM

Thank you for your sweet message. We love you and always look forward to seeing you. Bobby will be missed
Message from Mary Beth Shealy
December 13, 2015 7:52 PM

Kermene- I am so sorry to learn of Bobby's passing. I have such fond memories of working with him on your home and Irongate. His smile was always welcome when we had difficult things to discuss. Please give Crandall, Michael and Jamey my condolences as well. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers!
Love, Mary Beth
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A candle was lit by Marian Smith on December 13, 2015 7:09 PM
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