Yvette Thomas Conklin was born on December 17, 1956, to the late Julia Coleman Thomas and George Henry Thomas. Yvette entered into eternal rest on May 8, 2019 at the Greens in Pinehurst, North Carolina.
Yvette graduated from Union Pines High School in 1975. In 1992, Yvette married Michael Conklin. Yvette was predeceased by her brother, Michael Thomas.
Yvette leaves to cherish her memory, her husband Michael, of the home; her children, Chris Thomas and wife Debbie, of Foxfire Village, Jackson Springs, North Carolina, Latashia Scott of Lithonia, Georgia, Julian Thomas and his wife, Jacorey and Dianna Davis (Davette Mack) all of Aberdeen, North Carolina; twelve grandchildren, Camisha Ingram, Kris Thomas, Cristaneke' Thomas, Taryn, Cierra, Dayle Scott, and Julian Thomas Jr., Jayden and Jaylen Marhorn Thomas, Savion Davis, Bryson Thomas and Chase Mack; three great grandchildren; four step grandchildren; a brother, James Leach and his wife Tina, of Riverhead, New York; special aunts Bertha Thomas of Hempstead, New York and Fannie McPhaul of High Point, North Carolina; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and friends.