Carl Thomas “Tommy” Young
By Kim Swindell Wood | July 3, 2019 5:48 am
Carl Thomas “Tommy” Young, 72, of Benton, passed away peacefully, on June 24, 2019.
Mr. Young was born Oct. 30, 1946, to Thomas Howard and Elizabeth Wilson Young.
He was a very happy and giving man. He never met a stranger. He enjoyed eating, fishing, camping trips, and was an avid shopper. He was a wonderful and loving friend to many and his memory will be cherished and his legacy will continue on through those who loved and cared for him.
Mr. Young was preceded in death by his parents, and his wife whom he adored with all his heart, Bonnie Carol Whitley Young.
Survivors include two aunts, Barbara Hill, Shirley Paul, both of Sparta; two very special friends, Gary and Kathy Baker; six “adopted” grandchildren; his nephew, Gary Whitley; a niece, Carla Grebert; and many other friends and those he called his family.
Funeral service was June 27, 2019, at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home, in Benton, Arkansas, with burial in Mt. Harmony Cemetery, in Haskell, Arkansas. Bro. Kim Hammer officiated.
Roller-Ballard Funeral Home, in Benton, Arkansas, was in charge of arrangements.