Susie Ann Yearout, 70, of Salem and formerly of Pine Bluff, AR, went to be with the Lord having died peacefully on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. She loved cooking and spending time with her family, and was a great mother, teacher, and friend. Her surviving family includes her husband, Walter Yearout; siblings, Alfred Clements and Dorothy Pruett; and children, William Johnson, Edward Johnson and wife, Augoria, Bentley Johnson, Virginia Ponder and husband, Robert Hugh, John Ponder and wife, Tammy, and Lisa Hanabass; 23 grandkids; and 13 great-grandkids. The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the John M. Oakey & Son Chapel in Salem. A funeral service will then begin at 4 p.m. with Chaplain Karen Cassell officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at www.johnmoakey.com. The Yearout family is being served by John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home and Crematory in Salem, 540-389-5441.