Eleanor Yoakum

Eleanor Yoakum is chair of the board for First Century Bank, New Tazewell.  The Claiborne County native serves or has served on the Tennessee State Museum Commission, Tennessee Higher Education Commission, Tennesseans for the Arts.  She and her husband restored the James Weir house, built in 1830 in Tazewell.  She is the mother of two and has five grandchildren.