He was born November 18, 1961 in Monett, Missouri, the son of Lonnie and WillaBee (Edie) Yarnall. On May 21, 1988 he was united in marriage to Cheryl Lowery, who survives. Also surviving are three sons, Dylan Yarnall and Chase Yarnall both of Cassville, Missouri and Justin Smith of Neosho, Missouri; his father, Lonnie Yarnall of Cassville; three sisters, Debbie Miller and her husband Kerry of Golden, Missouri, Kay Hayworth and her husband Steve of Purdy, Missouri and Brenda Wells and her husband Ray of Gulf Port, Mississippi and two grandchildren, Tyler and Kaden Smith.
Preceding him in death were his mother; one sister, Cheryl Smith and his grandparents.
Randy grew up and received his education in Cassville, where he graduated from high school. From 1980 until 1984 he served in the United States Army. He had served on the Flat Creek Road District. At one time he was a deputy for Barry County and was a long time businessman in the area. He had been a bail bondsman, raised cattle and poultry, enjoyed his cutting horses and loved being a storm chaser for The Weather Channel.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday, April 3, 2017 in Cassville First Baptist Church under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Jerry Yarnall will conduct the services. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery at Cassville.
Visitation will be from 3:00 until 7:00 P.M. Sunday in Cassville First Baptist Church.
Contributions may be made to Oak Hill Cemetery in memory of Randy.
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