Jackie Dewayne Yeomans, 64, of Baxley passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Jesup.

Mr. Yeomans was born on June 22, 1958 in Appling County.  He attended Woodlawn Baptist Church and was a gunsmith and the owner of Yeomans Arms Company.  Mr. Yeomans loved to fly fish and was a 3rd degree Black Belt in Karate.  He was a devoted and loving son, husband, and father.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Yeomans of Baxley; a son, John Ross Yeomans of Statesboro; parents, Jackie B. and Christine Yeomans of Baxley; mother-in-law, Vivian Rentz of Graham; sisters-in-law, Diane Stone and Brenda (Ronnie) Branch; brother-in-law, Glynn (Jackie) Rentz; and a lifelong friend, Jeff Herrington.

Funeral services were held Thursday, February 16, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with the Rev. Tommy Daniels and Rev. Rick Brown officiating.  Interment followed in Omega Cemetery.  

Active pallbearers were Scotty Stone, Greg Teston, Travis Gold, Cody Branch, Garrett Anderson and Del Ray.

Honorary pallbearers were all friends in attendance and members of Woodlawn Baptist Church.

Musical selections were rendered by Debbie Taylor.

Remembrances may be made to the charity of choice.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.