Dr. Karolyn L. Yocum age 81 of Lawrence, Kansas passed away on Wednesday, February 23, 2022. She was born in Pineville, Missouri on October 19, 1940. A visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 from 11:00 AM until 12:00 PM at Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City, Missouri. A funeral service will follow the visitation at 12:00 PM at the funeral home with Pastor Sean Farver officiating. Burial will follow services in Anderson, Missouri. The family will have a reception after the services, that will be held at The Mansion on the campus of Missouri Southern State University from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Services are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City. Visit www.simpsonfh.com for online condolences.