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Dying Too Young: Dawson Yoakum

Oklahoman Modified: March 27, 2009 at 6:59 pm •  Published: March 25, 2009
Name: Dawson Yoakum

Age: 3 months

Place of residence: Oklahoma City

Died: March 15, 2006

What happened: The 16-year-old mother found the baby dead in his bed. Emergency workers responded, but they were unable to resuscitate him.

Other: The medical examiner's office determined there was no inflammation in the brain, heart, lungs, meninges, or epiglottis. The cause of death is listed as undetermined. has disabled the comments for this article.