He was born on May 25, 1952 in Mtn. Grove, Missouri, the son of Don Eugene and Verlene (Crisp) Yeager.
Lynn was raised in Hartville. He was baptized as a young boy and recently started attending First Day Freewill Baptist Church in Cabool. He enjoyed many activities: fishing, hunting, playing poker and socializing with friends and family.
Lynn was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Sally Rae Yeager.
He is survived by his ex-wife, Alethea Yeager of Theodosia, Missouri; daughter, Alicia Yeager of Sebring, Florida; sons, Christopher Yeager of Hartville and Jason Yeager of Jackson, Missouri; six grandchildren; sisters, Kaye Claxton of Kansas City, Missouri, and Debra McAlister of Grain Valley, Missouri; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Lynn was a loving father, grandfather, brother and a caring neighbor and friend. He will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him.
Visitation was held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, February 11, 2017, at the funeral chapel. Arrangements were under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool. Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.