Morgan County, Tennessee Obituaries
YARBER, CLIFTON A., JR., age 24 of Boswell Chapel Community in Harriman passed away Thursday August 4, 2005 at Oakdale, Tn. He was a member of Swan Pond United Methodist Church, a member of Roane County Elks Lodge where he was Past Lecturing Knight, & a member of Oakdale Volunteer Fire Department Explorers. He played Center for Oakdale High School Football Team. Preceded in death by Grandparents, Dewey & Edith Solomon, Eldon & Lula Frederick, Aunts, Betty Rogers, Diane Yarber, & Uncle, Iven Frederick. Survivors: Parents Clifton & Evelyn Yarber of Boswell Chapel Community in Harriman Brothers Dewey Yarber of Boswell Chapel Community in Harriman. David Mullins & wife Wendy of Wartburg, Tn. Sister Daisy Mullins of Wartburg, Tn. Nieces Kayla Greene of Wartburg, Tn. Amber Buck of Sunbright, Tn. Nephews Richard Greene II of Wartburg James Buck of Sunbright, Tn. Special Friend Christie Host of other Special Friends. Number of Uncles, Aunts, & Cousins. Funeral 8:00 PM Sunday August 7, 2005 at Kyker Funeral Home Chapel, Harriman. Rev. Robert Laymance Officiating. Interment in Coal Hill Cemetery at 11:00 AM Monday. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM Sunday at Kyker Funeral Home, Harriman. [Kyker Funeral Home]
YEARY, GLENN DELBERT, age 65 of Harriman passed away Friday, February 09, 2007 at Methodist Medical Center. Mr. Yeary retired from BWXT-Y12 plant after 27 years of service. He was a U.S. Army veteran who served during the Vietnam Era. His hobbies included collecting and selling antique glassware. He was of the Baptist faith and was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Ethel Yeary, and his brother, Ed Yeary. Survivors are: Fiancee: Jewelene Smith of Crossville Daughter: Stephanie and husband, Michael Pinkerton of Harriman; Son: Michael Wayne “Mike” Yeary of Harriman; Special Friend: Bobby Claiborne of Knoxville; Sisters: Jackie Brown of Oakdale; Judy and husband, Jim Gibson, of Harriman; Charlotte and husband, Wade Morgan of Elizabethton, TN; Brothers: Franklin and wife, Mamie Yeary of Wartburg; Paul and wife, Leslie Yeary of Harriman; Grandsons: Michael, Mitchell and Darr Yeary of Harriman. Graveside funeral and interment will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday at Roane Memorial Gardens, with Rev. Ronnie Brown officiating. Full military honors will be provided by Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Sunday at Kyker Funeral Home in Harriman. [Kyker Funeral Home]
YEARY, ROBERT EARL, age 89, a resident of Cleveland, passed away Friday, January 12, 2007 in a local healthcare facility. He was Manager of Water and Waste Water at Cleveland Utilities from 1964 until his retirement in 1986. He was a member of First Baptist church, an honorary member of the American Legion, and a member of the Elks Club. He was also a member of the Ky-Tenn, Lower East Tennessee Section, Water Association and was inducted into the Hall of Fame for Water and Wastewater Professionals in 1986. He was also a Kentucky Colonel. His parents, William and Matilda Manning Yeary, preceded him in death as well as three brothers: Tom Yeary, Benny Yeary and Andy Yeary, three sisters: Mary Matthews, Gussie Phillips and Della Bolden. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Elwana Yeary of Cleveland; two children: Robert Edwin Yeary and wife Mona of Chattanooga, and Virginia Ferguson of Nashville; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Reverend Jim Gibson officiating. Private graveside services will be held Sunday with Danny Ferguson, Robin Yeary, Jonathan Hesterly, Randy Shuford, Christopher Shuford and George Carlisle serving as pallbearers. His family will receive friends from 4 – 7 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. [submitted]
YEARY, VIVIAN SMITH -died January 8,1999. She was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin LloydYeary and parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter B. Smith. She is survived by brothers, Douglas and Wallace Smith; sisters, Oba Prim, Jean Roberts, Ona Rice and Glenna Feller. Burial in Harriman City Cemetery. (From The Knoxville News sentinel 9 Jan 1999)
YOAKUM, MR. BRUCE,SR., age 77 of Allardt, TN, passed away Friday, May 9, 2008, in the Jamestown Regional Medical Center. He was a veteran of U.S. Air Force and served in the Korean War.He was preceded in death by his parents; Joseph and Vadda Yoakum.Step-son; Bobby King, Step-daughter; Shirley King.He is survived by his wife of 30 years; Ruth Carroll (Crouch) Yoakum of Allardt, TN.,Sons; Joseph E. Yoakum of Oak Ridge, TN,Bruce E. Yoakum Jr. of Jamestown, TN,Grandchildren; Michael E. Yoakum, Melissa Ann Edwards, Zachary Woods,Step-son; Michael E. Goad of Tavares, Fl; Step-daughters; Carolyn Sue Hill and husband Harvey of Oakdale, TN,Diana Lee Robbinett of Harriman, TN,Several grandchildren, Aunt; Magdalene West, Cousin; Danny Yoakum and wife Cindy,Also several Brother-in-laws, Sister-in-laws, nieces, nephews and friends.The family will receive friends Monday evening, May 12, 2008 at Schubert Funeral Home, Sunbright, TN from 6 - 8:00 p.m. (5-7:00,CST) Funeral Services will follow with Bro. Tommy Larue officiating. Graveside services will be Tuesday morning, May 13, 2008, 11:00 a.m. in Mt. Vernon cemetery, Burrville, TN [Schubert Funeral Home]
YOAKUM, VADIE B., 90, formerly of Oak Ridge, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2001 in the Fentress County General Hospital. She was of the Protestant Faith. She was preceded in death by her husband Harold Yoakum; two brothers; and two sisters. She is survived by her son Bruce and wife Carol Yoakum; two grandsons Joey and Bruce Yoakum, Jr.; several step-grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren; sister Magaline West and brother H.W. Blackburn, both of Kentucky; and several nieces and nephews. The family received friends Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. in Schubert Funeral Home, Sunbright. Funeral services followed at 8 p.m. with Bro. Tommy LaRue officiating. A graveside service was held Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. in the Mt. Vernon Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations are to be made to the American Cancer Society. [Morgan County News]
YORK. MR. ALLEN DOUGLAS AGE 63 OF NEW CARLISLE OHIO FORMERLY OF MORGAN CO. PASSED AWAY THURSDAY APRIL 27, 2006. HE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS PARENTS OMER AND ETHEL JONES YORK, BROTHERS, CECIL, WILBUR, ALVIN AND DONALD YORK. SURVIVING ARE SONS, DOUG YORK OF OAK RIDGE, TN; JODY YORK OF NEW CARLISLE OHIO; SHANE YORK OF NEWARK OHIO; BROTHERS, RONNIE, ROBERT, EDDIE, GENE AND HAROLD YORK; SISTERS, LOU, VIVIAN; FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD MONDAY 2 P.M. SCHUBERT FUNERAL HOME, CHAPEL SUNBRIGHT WITH BRO. FRANK KIRBY OFFICIATING. INTERMENT WILL FOLLOW IN THE BREWSTERTOWN CEMETERY. THE FAMILY WILL RECEIVE FRIENDS MONDAY 1 UNTIL TIME OF SERVICES AT 2 P.M.
[Schubert Funeral Home]
YORK, ALVIN C., 81, Knoxville, formerly of Morgan County, died Nov. 23, 2000. Preceded by wife, Mildred Brown York. Survivors: son, David E. and wife Dottie York of Seymour; daughter, Jewel and husband Bill Alford of Beaver Dam, Ky.; grandsons, Darryl and wife Michelle York of Luttrell, Dustin (Duck) York of Seymour, Sam Alford of Beaver Dam., Ky. and David and wife Amy Alford of Morgantown, Ky., great-granddaughter, Abigail York; sister, Adene Turpin of Deer Lodge. Devoted friend and neighbor, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Vicnent; and several nieces and nephews. Burial in Adams Hill Church Cemetery, Deer Lodge, TN. [Morgan County News]
YORK, MRS. BOBBIE, age 61 of Mossy Grove, passed away Friday, May 25, 2007 surrounded by family and friends at Methodist Medical Center after battling cancer. She was preceded in death by her parents; Millard and Lela "Virgie" Shepherd, sister; Corine Wilson, late husband; Noah Woods, Grandson; Jason "Ryan" Thomas, She is survived by her husband; Robert York, Daughter; Gail Thomas and husband Jason of Wartburg, Grandchildren; Makayla and Matthew Thomas of Wartburg, Sisters; Betty Bailey and husband Mitchell of Lafollette, Ida Aytes of Wartburg, Margie Johnson of Lafollette, Shirley Thomas of Wartburg, Brothers; Millard "Cowboy" Shepherd and wife Karen of Knoxville, Charles "Chalk" Shepherd and wife Mary of Lafollette, Special niece; Teresa Shannon of Wartburg,Brother-in-law; Dewey "Jr." Wilson of Wartburg, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.The family will receive friends Sunday evening, May 27, 2007 at Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg from 6-8:00 p.m.Funeral services will be held Monday, May 28, 2007, 1:00 p.m. at Meadowview Baptist Church with Bro. David Dial officiating. Interment will follow in Covington Church cemetery. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YORK, HENRY MITCHEL was born, Feb. 24, 1837 and died Dec. 26, 1920. He was one of the 13 children of Jesse and Linda York. He was married to Nancy Jane Galloway, Oct. 6, 1859. They were the parents of four boys and three girls. The two oldest girls and youngest boy have long since gone to Heaven. He leaves his wife, three sons, John and James and his youngest daughter, Mrs. Solone, to mourn their loss. (Morgan County Press)
YORK, JOHN W., 81, Coalfield, formerly of Sunbright, and Albany, Ky., passed away Monday, May 30, 2005 in an automobile accident. He was a member of Annadale Baptist Church and was a Veteran of WWII. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Wilda Underwood York; brothers, Roscoe and Truman York, both of Albany, Ky.; brother-in-law and sister in-law, Estel and Sandy Underwood of Coalfield and Leslie and Aileen Underwood of Sunbright; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. The family received friends Wednesday, June 1, 2005 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Annadale Baptist Church. Funeral services began at 8 p.m. with Bro. Bill Goodman and Bro. Buster Armes officiating. A graveside service was held on Thursday at 11 a.m. in the church cemetery. Schubert Funeral Home of Wartburg was in charge of arrangements. [Roane County News]
YORK, MS. MARY, age 44, passed away Wednesday April 16, 2008. She was preceded in death by father; Willie D. York, mother; Bea York Strand and nephew; Johnathan Scott. Ms. York is survived by husband; Paul Anderson. Daughters; Kassandra York of Wartburg, Carrie York and husband Ray. Granddaughter; Christina Beatrice of Oakdale; Sisters; Loretta Scott and husband Roger of Deer Lodge, Hallis York of Kingston, Marie Brown and husband Wally of Newport. Brothers; Antony York and wife Connie of Cleveland, Tn. Phillip York and wife Angie of Ashville, NC; Willie York and wife Linda of Oakdale; Doug York and wife Dove Ann of Deer Lodge. A host of nieces, nephews, extended family members, special friends and loved ones. The family will receive friends Saturday April 19, 2008 from 11:00 to 1:00 P.M. at Schubert Funeral Home, Sunbright. Funeral service will follow at 1:00 P.M. with Bro. Frank Kirby officiating. Interment will follow at Adams Hill Church Cemetery. Schubert Funeral Home, Sunbright in charge of arrangements. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YORK, MILDRED Z. BROWN, 69, of Knoxville, formerly of Morgan County died, Feb 6, 1988. Survivors; Alvin C. York;son David and wife Dottie York, daughter, Jewell and husband Bill Alford; and five grandsons; L. Darryl, Dustin, Mike and Sam and David Alford. Four sisters and three brothers: Juanita West, Pauline O'Malley, Lorraine Silke, Ruby Puckett, Roy and Ronald Brown and Ramey Brown. Interment in Adams Hill Cemetery. (Morgan County News)
YOUNG, DONALD R., 64, Pioneer, formerly of Morgan County, passed away Jan. 1, 2003 peacefully in his home. He was a Veteral of the U.S. Army for 22 years. He is survived by children James, Ray, Shirley, Ricky, Donna and Cathy. Graveside services were held Sat. at 3:30 p.m. in the Carpenter Cemetery, Glenmary. Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg, was in charge of arrangements. [Morgan County News]
YOUNG, DOROTHY RUTH KEATON, of Oneida, TN., passed away on Friday, March 17, 2006, in the Life Care Center of Morgan Co.. Dorothy was born October 16, 1908, in Oneida, TN. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Clyde Young of Glenmary, TN, born February 20, 1906, and he passed away on March 31, 1986. Dorothy was also preceded in death by her Mother, Emma (Sexton) Keaton Pelton, born in 1891 and died in 1946; her Father, Starlin Stanford Keaton, born in 1888 and died in 1914; and three brothers, Clyde Keaton of Knoxville, TN, born in 1910 and died in 1976; Leon Stanford Keaton, born 1912 and died in 1952; and Starlin Orlando Keaton, born 1915 and died in 1917. Dorothy is survived by one Daughter, Betty Lynn (Young) Honeycutt, born August 9, 1944 in Oneida, TN., and now residing in Wartburg, TN, and one Granddaughter, Trisha Lynn (Honeycutt) Smith, born September 11, 1964, in Hamilton, Ohio, now residing in Wartburg, TN, with her husband, Kenneth Lewis Smith, born Sept. 8, 1946. Surviving are three Nephews, Thomas Lee Keaton, Joe Alan Cecil, and Leon Stanford Keaton, Jr., along with several great nieces and nephews, and a host of other family members and friends. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening, March 21, 2006, from 4 to 6 P.M. Schubert Funeral Home Chapel, Wartburg. Funeral services will follow at 6 P.M. with Rev. Paul Frick officiating. Graveside services will be held Wednesday 1 P.M. Albertson Cemetery, Burrville, TN. Pallbearers: Thomas Keaton, Bradley Keaton, Brian Keaton, and Wayne Ridings Honorary Pallbearers; Leon Keaton, Jr., and Joe Cecil. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YOUNG, CASSIE McCARTT , 82, of Harriman died Jan 14, 1970. Survivors: Ellie Melton, Mrs. J.T. Sampson, Mrs. Frank Karr; sons, Walter, of Lancing, Homer, Hubert, and Herbert; 34 grandchildren. Interment in Clear Creek Cemetery. (Morgan Co News)
YOUNG, CHARLES RAY, 68, of Wartburg, died Wednesday, April 20, 2005. An U.S. Air Force veteran, he was a retired facility manager of Morgan County Regional Correctional Facility. He was preceded in death by mother, Marie Young. Survivors include father, Barney Walker of Deer Lodge; brother, David Young of Knoxville; life partner, Paula Kaye Scofield of Wartburg; cousins, Lonnie Wright of Harriman, Sam Wright and Ronald Nagy, both of Glenmary, and Sharon Young of Chicago; nephews, John David Young of Knoxville and Robert Young of Knoxville, currently in Kuwait; grandsons, Jerame Brown and Isaac Brown of Kingston; and aunt, Imogene Nagy of Huntsville. Funeral service was at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 21, in Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg, with the Rev. Waylon Payne officiating. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22, at Carson Memorial Gardens, Oneida. [Roane County News]
YOUNG, MR. DOC, age 48 of the Joyner Community, passed away suddenly Saturday, May 26, 2007.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Pearl Keathley and Estel Young, Sisters: Rita Hamby and Alisha and Charlotte Young. Nephew: Anthony Jr. Lay. Several aunts and uncles and other cousins. He is survived by his wife: Mabel Patterson Young of Joyner. Son: Jamie Young of Joyner. Sisters: Missy Lay of Mossy Grove, Sharon Young of Maryville, and Sue Cross of Stephens. Brother: Paul Keathley of Lexington, KY. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg. Funeral services will follow at 8:00 p.m. with Bro. Luke Ward and Bro. Ray Ward officiating. A graveside service will be Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the McCartt Cemetery in Gobey. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YOUNG, DOROTHY RUTH (KEATON) , of Oneida, passed away on Friday, March 17, 2006, in the Life Care Center of Morgan County. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Clyde Young of Glenmary; mother, Emma (Sexton) Keaton Pelton; father, Starlin Stanford Keaton; three brothers, Clyde Keaton of Knoxville, Leon Stanford Keaton, and Starlin Orlando Keaton. She is survived by her daughter, Betty Lynn (young) Honeycutt of Wartburg; granddaughter, Trisha Lynn (Honeycutt) Smith and husband Kenneth Lewis Smith of Wartbug; nephews, Thomas Lee Keaton, Joe Alan Cecil, and Leon Stanford Keaton, Jr.; Along with several great-nephews, great-nieces, and a host of other family members and friends. Funeral services were held March 20, at 6p.m. at Schubert Funeral Home Chapel, in Wartburg with Rev. Paul Frick officiating. Graveside services were held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Albertson Cemetery in Burrville. Pallbearers: Thomas Keaton, Bradley Keaton, Brian Keaton, and Wayne Ridings. Honorary pallbearers: Leon Keaton, Jr., and Joe Cecil. Schubert Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
YOUNG, EMILEA 78, of the Gobey Community, died Nov. 27, 1995. Preceded in death five months ago by her husband of 66 years Gurley Young. Also preceded by her parents, Richard and Partillia Massingail Adkins and one son-in-law, Howard Jones. Survivors: sons, Estel and wife Mildred Young; Bailey and wife Wanda Young; daughers, Betty and husband Lonzo Hamby and Doris and husband Michael Melhorn. one granddaughter, Diane Swint; 15 other grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren; sisters, Melfie McGhee, Rita Tackett and Maxine McGhee and Ruth Ward. Burial in McCartt Cemetery, Gobey Community. (Morgan County News)
YOUNG, FLOYD LEE, SR., 68, Wartburg died Aug. 29, 1999. Preceded by parents, William and Mildred Young of Mich. Survivors, wife Dora Young; sons, Brian and Dennis Young and John Sparks, and Raymond Herring, Chip Herring and Billy Herring; daughters, Jeanette Beninger, Ginger Wiltse, Millie St. Raub, Dawn Herring and sister Cena Herder. Burial in Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, Knoxville.
YOUNG, GLENICE GENEVA HAAG, age 82, went home to be with her Lord on March 21, 2007 at her home in Wartburg with her family by her bedside. She faithfully attended Liberty Baptist Church. She was employed by TN Eastman Kodak-Y-12, Sunbright Shirt Factory, Breezy Wind Apparel, and retired from Red Kap with 20 yrs service totaling more than 30 years of employment. Her life can be best described by: Proverbs 31:27 She watches over the affairs of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, and watching the birds. She was preceded in death by parents Charlie and Annie Henry Haag. Brothers Archie, Gus, Albert, Carl Haag. Six infant brothers and sisters of which one was her twin sister Glena. Sons James and Carl Young. Grandson Barry Redmon. Survived by her husband of 64 years; Jessie Young of Wartburg; Sons and daughters-in-law; Richard and Carolyn Young, Jack and Nancy Young of Wartburg. Daughters and sons-in-law; Sue Young, Judy and Ronnie Redmon, Barbara and Jerry Ward all of Wartburg, Mary Lee and Danny Smith of Lenoir City. Twelve grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. Several special nieces and nephews.The Family will receive friends, Saturday March 24, 2007, from 1:00-3:00 PM at Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg.Funeral services to follow visitation with Pastor Paul Frick and Rev. Anthony Pemberton officiating. Interment will follow in the Wartburg Cemetery. For those who wish, memorials may be made to Liberty Baptist Church, Wartburg or New Life Apostolic Church, Mossy Grove. Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg in charge of arrangements.[Schubert Funeral Home]
YOUNG, HERBERT J. - 81 of Harriman, passed away Friday morning, February 6 (2009) at 5:45 a.m. at Roane Medical Center after suffering from dementia for several years. He was born in Morgan County, Tennessee but his family moved to Harriman when he was 7 years old, where he resided until his death. He graduated from Harriman High School and attended Tennessee Tech. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and joined the 82nd Airborne Paratroopers. He worked at Harriman Utility Board and retired after 37 years of service. He became a Christian 62 years ago and was an ordained deacon for more than 40 years. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Oakdale. He is preceded in death by his parents, Bates and Cassie Young, brothers Walter, Homer, and Herman, and sisters Naomi Sampson, Alice Karr, Zonia Howard, Bonnie Jean Young, and Wanda Lee Young. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Peggy; daughter, Rhonda Malenovsky and husband Eddie; son, Bill and wife Susan; grandchildren, Greg Malenovsky and wife Debbie of Hendersonville, Melodie Efferson and husband Randy of Midtown, Jason Young of Murfreesboro and Heather Young of Knoxville; brother, Hubert of Chattanooga and sister, Edith Melton of Harriman; great grandchildren, Elizabeth, Ethan, and Emily Efferson and Bates and Spenser Malenovsky. The family will receive friends at Kyker Funeral Home in Harriman, Saturday from 5 to 8 with the funeral following at 8. Interment on Sunday at 1 at Roane Memorial Garden. Reverend Jim Disney and Reverend Bill Young will officiate.
YOUNG, MR. HUGO, AGE 88, OF WARTBURG, WAS CALLED HOME TO BE WITH THE LORD ON OCTOBER 4, 2003 . HE WAS A FAITHFUL LONG TIME MEMBER OF ANNADALE BAPTIST CHURCH. HIS ENJOYMENTS WERE COON HUNTING AND GINSENGING. HE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS WIFE OF 64 YEARS, OPAL YOUNG, PARENTS, HENRY AND CINDY GRIFFITH YOUNG; BROTHERS, VESTER, GURLEY, LONZO AND WESLEY; SISTERS, LAURA AND ANNIE MAE, SON-IN-LAW, CLIFF HOTT. HE IS SURVIVED BY SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW, CHARLIE AND WIFE JERRIE OF DEER LODGE, FREDRICK (WART) AND WIFE BOBBIE YOUNG OF WARTBURG, FRANKLIN (BUZZ) YOUNG OF WARTBURG, ED AND WIFE BETTY YOUNG OF SUNBRIGHT, THOMAS AND WIFE GAIL YOUNG OF SUNBRIGHT, JAMES AND DANNY YOUNG OF BOLIVAR,MO.; DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW, WANDA AND ROY BUNCH OF WARTBURG, RUBY HOTT OF CROSSVILLE, STEP-DAUGHTER AND STEP-SON-IN-LAW, DOROTHY AND BILL DYKES OF CROSSVILLE; 28 GRANDCHILDREN, 3 STEP-GRANDCHILDREN, 44 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN, 7 STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN, 1 GREAT-GREAT GRANDCHILD AND 1 STEP-GREAT-GREAT GRANDCHILD. BROTHERS, JESSE AND RALPH YOUNG , SISTER, GEORGIA. GOOD FRIEND CHARLES REED AND A HOST OF NIECES, NEPHEWS AND OTHER RELATIVES. THE FAMILY WILL RECEIVE FRIENDS MONDAY EVENING, OCTOBER 6, 2003 AT SCHUBERT FUNERAL HOME, WARTBURG FROM 6 TO 8:00 P.M. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TUESDAY MORNING, 10:00 AT ANNADALE BAPTIST CHURCH WITH REV. LYNDON JACKSON OFFICIATING. INTERMENT WILL FOLLOW IN ANNADALE CHURCH CEMETERY. WHETHER YOU KNEW HIM AS HUGO, DADDY, PAP OR GRANDPA, HE WILL BE SADLY MISSED AND HIS MEMORY TREASURED FOREVER BY ALL. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YOUNG, MRS. IRMA, age 75, of Oakdale, died Thursday, July 12, 2007, in the Oak Ridge Methodist Medical Center. She was preceded in death by sisters: Patsy Hamilton and Bobbie Lou Williford. Surviving; Sons; Wayne and wife, Mary Young, of Oakdale; Randy Young, of Oakdale; Grand son; Cody Langston; Brothers; Clarence and Ray Williford, both of Oakdale; Jerry Williford, of Kingston; Sister; Irene Williford, of Kingston; Nephew; Rob Williford, of Knoxville.The family will receive friends Saturday, July 14, 2007, from 6 to 8 P.M. Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg. With funeral services to follow at 8 p.m. Graveside Services will be held Sunday 2 p.m. Pine Orchard Cemetery, Oakdale. With Rev. Paul Moore Officiating. Schubert Funeral Home in charge of arrangement. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YOUNG, MR. JAMES FREDRICK 'JIM', of Burrville, TN, born December 21, 1940, passed away April 19, 2009 at St. Mary's Residential Hospice center in Knoxville, Tn after a long battle with cancer.He was preceded in death by father: Oscar Fred Young, mother; Edith Greer Dalton, step-father; Estel Dalton, brothers; Harold Crouch, Travis Young and sister; Eva Jo Morgan. Jim is survived by wife; Faye Thacker Young, Daughter; Lisa Landis of Charlotte, NC, son Mark Young and wife Maria.Grandchildren; Christina Marie and Christopher Mark Young all of Crossville,Brothers; Earl Crouch of New Lebanon, OH, Steve Dalton of Burrville. Sisters; Ruth Yoakum of Allardt, Sharon Tomayo of Joliet, Il, Estelene Hamby of Burrville and Judy Hamby of Sunbright. Several nieces, nephews also survive. The family will receive friends Tuesday April 21, 2009 from 6 to 8:00
P.M. at Schubert Funeral Home, Sunbright. Funeral service will follow at 8:00 P.M. with Chaplain James Dunn officiating.Graveside service will be Wednesday at 1:00 P.M. at Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Burrville. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YOUNG, MR. JESSIE - age 85, went home to be with his Lord on July 1, 2008 at his home in Wartburg with his family by his beside. He was a member of Liberty Baptist Church, Wartburg. Preceded in death by his wife, Glenice Geneva Haag Young; sons, James and Carl Young; and grandson, Barry Redmon; five brothers and six sisters. Mr. Young was honorably discharged from the C.C.C. after service in the Cades Cove area. He was a coal miner for over forty years and was instrumental in the construction of numerous tunnels around Washington D.C. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Richard and Carolyn Young, Jack and Nancy Young of Wartburg; daughters and sons-in-law, Sue Young, Judy and Ronnie Redmon, Barbara and Jerry Ward, all of Wartburg, Mary Lee and Danny Smith of Lenoir City; twelve grandchildren, sixteen grandchildren; brother, Ralph Young of Wartburg; and sister, Georgie Young Henry of Mill Creek, and several special nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Saturday afternoon July 5, 2008 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg. Funeral services will follow at 3:00 p.m. with Bro. Paul Frick, Bro. David Acres and Bro. Anthony Pemberton officiating. Interment will follow in the Wartburg City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to the Liberty Baptist Church Building Fund or to the New Life Apostolic Church of Mossy Grove . [Published in the Knoxville News Sentinel on 7/3/2008]
YOUNG, JOHN HENRY, 62, Orange Park, Fl., passed away Nov. 21, 2001. He was born in Sunbright and moved to Florida in 1969. He retired from the US Navy after serving 30 years and was employed by ATT Broadband for 11 years. He was a member of the Fleet Reserve #91 and the V.F.W. # 7909 both of Jacksonville. He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years Winnie Young; his daughter Lori Young Read of Orange Park; one brother James K. Young (Susan) of Lodi, Ohio; two grandchildren Ansley Elizabeth and Wesley Ashton Read of Orange Park. Funeral Services were held Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the Ridgewood Baptist Church, Orange Park, with Rev. Norman Gardner officiating. Burial followed in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. The family received friends Monday night from 7 to 9 p.m. in Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home, Orange Park. [Morgan County News]
YOUNG, LONZO S. 67, of Wartburg, died Jan. 1, 1987. Survivors, Gurley Young of Lancing, and Hugo, Ralph and Jessee Young all of Wartburg; three sisters, Ella Hutson, Laura Adams and Georgia Henry. Interment in Annadell Cemetery. (Morgan County News)
YOUNG, MARIE, 86, Glenmary, passed away Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002 in the Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. She was a member of Glenmary Congregational Church. She was a former school teacher and also worked as Postmaster in Glenmary. She is survived by two sons, Charles R. Young of Wartburg, and David E. and wife Jane Young of Knoxville; two grandsons, John David Young of Johnson City and Robert James Young of Knoxville; three step-grandchildren, Erin, Tessa and Phillip Heyming all of Knoxville; two sisters Maxine Walls of Harriman and Imogene Nagy of Huntsville; and one niece and several nephews. The family received friends Tuesday evening Feb. 26, 2002 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Schubert Funeral Home, Sunbright Chapel. Funeral services began at 8 p.m with Rev. John B. Gill officiating. Entombment was Wednesday at 11 a. m. in Carson Memorial Park, Oneida. Schubert Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. [Morgan County News]
YOUNG, OPAL PHILLIPS, 83, Wartburg, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 10, 2002. She was a faithful member of Annadell Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents Matthew and Mattie Phillips; sisters, Olie Morgan and June Watson; and brothers, Hoy, Roscoe and Johnny Phillips. She is survived by her loving husband of 64 year Hugo Young; daughters and sons-in-law Dorothy and Bill Dykes of Crossville, Ruby and the late Cliff Hott of Crossville and Wanda and Roy Bunch of Wartburg; sons and daughters-in-law Frederick and Bobbie Young and Franklin Young, all of Wartburg, Ed and Betty Young and Thomas and Gail Young all of Sunbright, Charlie and Jerri Young of Deer Lodge and James and Danni Young of Boliver, Mo.; sister Dicie Bunch of Clinton; brothers Raymond and Doc Phillips of Caryville; 32 grandchildren and 54 great-grandchildren; and special friend Mildred Young. Funeral services were held Friday, April 12, 2002 at 2 p. m. in Annadell Baptist Church with Rev. Lyndon Jackson officiating. Interment was in the Annadell Church Cemetery. The family received friends Thursday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg. [Morgan County News]
YOUNG, OSA MAE, 76, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2007. She had attended Oakdale High School in Oakdale, Tennessee and was a 56 year resident of the Chattanooga area. Although she was unable to attend a local church, Mrs. Young was a deeply spiritual woman and Christian who was welcomed to eternity by her savior Jesus Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents, John & Hilda Robinson; daughter, Linda Matthews; sisters, Lucille Brock, Lorietta May, Ellie Faw, Myrtle Robinson & Nellie Robinson and brothers, Jimmy, John Thomas, Jesse & Ralph Robinson. Survivors include her loving husband of 58 years, Hubert C. Young of Chattanooga, TN; son, John Thomas Young of Apison, TN; daughters, Judy Broadrick of Ringgold, GA, and Lisa Collins of Chattanooga, TN; sisters, Violet Dunn of Chattanooga, TN and Helen Helton of Rossville, GA; brother, Bill Robinson of Cleveland, TN; grandchildren, Joey Chadwick of Ringgold, GA; Jason Matthews of Tunnel Hill, GA, Carrie Wolf, Jerry Collins, Jr. and Amanda Collins all of Chattanooga, TN, Michael, Frankie & Christopher Goss of California; several great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, June 18, 2007 in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel. Burial will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery. Gary Ball, Kevin Broadrick, Tracy Eaves, Ronnie Etheridge, Travis Gipson & Marvin Rutherford will serve as pallbearers. The family will be receiving friends from 5 until 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, all day Sunday and prior to the service on Monday at the funeral home. Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Oglethorpe, GA. [Heartfelt Connections.net]
YOUNG, PERNA E. 90 of Lancing, died Sept 28, 1991. Preceded in death by her husband, Edward Young, one son, Roy J. Hall; grandaughter, Patti Melhorn Thomas; grandson Charles Rhea Shelley. Surviving are daughters and sons-in-law Shelby and George Melhorn, and Iva and Otto Melhorn of Wartburg; Eva Shelley of Rockwood and Charles Sumner of Harriman; son and daughter-in-law, Charles Ed and Patsy Young of Wartburg.; step daughter and son-in-law, Dorothy and Arie Crutchfield of Monroe Mich.; daughter-in-law, Viola H. Hall; 13 grandchildren, 2 step children, 21 great-grand-children; 3 step-great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grand-children. Burial in Annadel Cemetery. Pallbearers were grandsons and nephews; George Ed Melhorn, David Sumner, Charles R. Sumner, Jimmy Coley, Wade Maden and Arnold Maden.
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YOUNG, J. DAILEY 98, of Burrville died Sept. 1, 1972. Mr. Young was perhaps the oldest resident of Morgan County, also the oldest subscriber of the Morgan County News. Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. R.K. Suominen of Knoxville; and Mrs. W.V. Terry, of Lisle, Ill.; two sons, Ernest of Knoxville, and Charles of Wartburg; two sisters, Mrs. J.H. Albertson, Rockwood, and Mrs. W.H. Mathews of Sunbright; one brother, T.B. Young, of Elgin. Mr Young was a Mason, a retired school teacher and Justice of the Peace of Morgan County . Interment in Albertson Cemetery. ( Morgan County News)
YOUNG, NOBEL G. --Mr. Noble G. Young, Sr., 78, of Elgin, TN died Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 4, 1981 in the Scott County Hospital. He was a member of the First Baptist Church at Robbins. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Elva Garrett Young; 4 Sons: Noble Jr. of Oak Ridge, TN; Robert (Bobby) Young of Toledo, Ohio; and Dale and Gale Young, both of Morristown, TN. Seven daughters: Joy Lee of Chicago, Ill.; Dereda Lewallen of Robbins, TN; Minnie Sequin of Toledo, Ohio; Veda Roach of Newport, TN; Gertrude, Mable Gene, and Irene, all of Morristown, TN. Also surviving are 25 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Funeral services were held Friday at 2:00 P.m. at the Schubert Funeral Home in Sunbright with Rev. Hubert Terry officiating. Interment followed in the Black Creek Cross Roads Cemetery, with Schuberts of Sunbright-Wartburg in charge. (Morgan County News, 2/12/1981, p5)
YOUNG, ROSE ARMES 31, of Sunbright died Juned 26, 1997. Preceded in death by her father, Elmer Armes. Survivors, two sons, Danny Paul and Joshua Young; mother Louise Armes; one sister Sandra Armes, and two nieces Mary Armes and Holly Ricker. Interment in Lane Cemetery, Lancing. (Morgan County News)
YOUNG, MR. RALPH, age 91, of Armes Chapel Community, went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, November 1, 2008 in the Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge. He was a member of Annadale Baptist Church and a retired coal miner. Preceded in death by wife Delphia Phillips Young, daughters and sons; Mary Ellen Byrge, Roy Young, Twins; Ronnie Jean and Donna Jean Young and several brothers and sisters. Mr. Young is survived by daughters; Lorene Tackett, Pauline Leab, Charlene Jones, Carolyn S. Carroll and Linda Ann Young all of Wartburg. Sons; Eugene Young of Chestnut Ridge, Ray Dean Young, Donald Young both of Wartburg. Two grandchildren whom Mr. and Mrs. Young raised; Marilyn Ann Sturgill and Melanie Ann Boshears. Several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. Sister; Georgia Henry of Oak Ridge and special friend Joe Walls of Wartburg. The family will receive friends Monday November 3, 2008 from 6 to 8:00 P.M. at Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg. Funeral service will follow at 8:00 P.M. with Rev. Dale Young and Rev. Ralph Nance officiating.Graveside service will be Tuesday at 11:00 A.M., Annadale Cemetery. www.schubertfuneralhome.com [Knoxville News Sentinel]
YOUNG, MR. ROY T., age 61 of the Armes Chapel Community, passed away suddenly at his home on Wednesday, July 4, 2007. He was a member of the Emerald Lodge # 377 of Wartburg. He enjoyed gardening, the outdoors and spending time with his grandkids. Mr. Young was preceded in death by mother; Delia Young. He is survived by daughter; Darlene and husband Jeff Armes; Son Ralph and wife Selena Young all of Wartburg. Former wife of 38 years; Nannie Mae Byrge of Wartburg.Grandchildren; Jessica L. Armes, Roy L. Young, James Truman Young, Johnathan Blake Young, Sierra Young and Adam Young all of Wartburg. Father; Ralph Young of Wartburg. Brothers; Eugene Young of Clarkrange, Ray and Donald Young of Wartburg. Sisters; Loraine Tackett, Pauline Leab, Charlene Jones, Carolyn Sue Carroll, Linda Ann Jones and Mary Ellen Byrge all of Wartburg. Special friends; Mitchell & Marsha Young, Mark Phelan, Steve Armes, Marvin & Tammy Massengale, Billy & Dana Fox, Andrew & Beverly Beasley and Ava Byrge.The family will receive friends Friday July 6, 2007 from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg. Masonic services and funeral service will follow at 8:00 P.M. with Bro. Timmy Webb and Bro. Richard Cox officiating. Graveside service will be Saturday at 11:00 A.M. at the Armes Chapel Cemetery.Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg in charge of arrangements
YOUNG, MRS. VIOLET McGUIRE , AGE 87 OF THE BURRVILLE COMMUNITY, WENT TO BE WITH THE LORD AT THE METHODIST MEDICAL CENTER OF OAK RIDGE ON APRIL 11, 2006, AFTER A LONG ILLNESS. SHE WAS FORMERLY OF THE MATNEY COMMUNITY IN NORTH CAROLINA. SHE DEVOTED HER LIFE TO HER FAMILY AND CHURCH. SHE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HER HUSBAND, REV. ROSCOE D. YOUNG; MOTHER, LOU WRIGHT McGUIRE; FATHER, WILLIAM R. McGUIRE; SISTERS: ZODIE PHILLIPS AND DELLA BAIRD; AND BROTHERS: ELMER, HOYLE, FRANK, GEORGE, CHARLES "DOC", VIRGIL "BYRD", AND HOWARD McGUIRE. SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER SONS: OWEN AND WIFE, PAULINE TOWNSEND YOUNG OF BANNER ELK, N.C., MORRIS AND WIFE, PATRICIA SUMMERS YOUNG OF JOYNER, TN; AND THOMAS AND WIFE, LILA SMITH YOUNG OF GADSDEN, ALA. DAUGHTERS: REBECCA AND HUSBAND, EDWARD WORTHLEY OF THE BURRVILLE COMMUNITY, TN; SHARON AND HUSBAND, HARRY COX OF ELIZABETHTON, TN; AND VIRGINIA AND HUSBAND, PORTER OOTEN OF HARRIMAN, TN. A HOST OF GRANDCHILDREN, GREAT, GRANDCHILDREN, AND GREAT, GREAT GRANDCHILDREN. TWO SISTERS: ANNIE TEASTER OF BANNER ELK, N.C., AND JULIA MAE OLIVER OF ELIZABETHTON, TN.; TWO BROTHERS: LEE McGUIRE OF WILSON, N.C., AND KESLER McGUIRE OF KINGSPORT, TN. ALSO MANY NIECES, NEPHEWS AND COUSINS. THREE BROTHERS-IN-LAW: CLAUDE YOUNG AND PAUL YOUNG OF HEMIT, CALIFORNIA, AND RONALD YOUNG OF ROAN MOUNTAIN, TN. THE FAMILY WILL RECEIVE FRIENDS THURSDAY, APRIL 13, 2006 FROM 6 TO 8 P.M. AT SCHUBERT FUNERAL HOME, WARTBURG, TN. THE FAMILY WILL ALSO RECEIVE FRIENDS FRIDAY EVENING, APRIL 14, 2006 FROM 6 TO 8:00 P.M. AT REINS-STURDIVANT FUNERAL HOME IN NEWLAND, N.C. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BEGIN AT 8 :00 P.M.. GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE SATURDAY , APRIL 15, 2006, 2:00 P.M. IN THE METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY IN MINNEAPOLIS, N.C. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YOUNG, WILLIAM GILBERT, JR., of Sunbright, born September 4, 1938 went home to be with the Lord on October 11, 2005. He was a faithful member of MT. Zion Primitive Baptist Church where he served as deacon. He was preceded in death by his father, William G. Young and sister, Neva Mae Edwards. He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Wilda (Henry) Young; Son, Danny Young; Daughter and son-in-law, Loretta and Bob Mullins; Three grandchildren, Danny Paul and wife, Mandy Young, Joshua Young and Matthew Mullins; One great-grandchild, William Dalton Young; Mother, Alpha Young; Brother, James Young, all of the Mill Creek Community; Brother, Roy Young of Robbins. He will be greatly missed by his family and brothers and sisters in Christ. The family will receive friends Thursday, October 13, 2005 from 6-8 pm at Schubert Funeral Home in Sunbright. Funeral services will be held on Friday, 11 am at the Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church with Bro. David Dial and Bro. Charles Webb officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. [Schubert Funeral Home]
YOUNGBLOOD, JACK:After a brief illness of three weeks, Jack Youngblood passed peacefully away at the home of his son, Virgil Youngblood of Glen Alice, March 27,1922, age 80 years. Mr. Youngblood was born in Habersham County, Georgia., June 15, 1842. He was a member of the Baptist church and ready to meet his savior. He was a Veteran of the Civil War and the father of twelve children, four of them who proceeded him to the glory-land. Mr. Youngblood was a resident of Coalfield and was in Glen Alice for a visit with his son when he was stricken with the flu followed by pneumonia which caused his death. He is survived by his wife and eight children. Funeral services were conducted by Reverend Leland Cook Tuesday afternoon, interment followed in the Glen Alice cemetery. [Submitted]
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