Kenneth Lee Young
by Kim Swindell Wood | March 2, 2018 8:17 am
Kenneth Lee Young, 68, of Sparta, passed away Feb. 28, 2018, at his residence.
Mr. Young was born Oct. 12, 1949, in Sparta, to James Estel Young and Elijah Young.
He was retired from Southern Wood Products. He was an avid fisherman and outdoorsman. He enjoyed camping and canning fruits and vegetables.
Mr. Young was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Leonard Young; and half-brothers, F.L. Young and James Carrol Young.
Survivors include his children, Kenneth L. (Michael Conley) Young Jr., Regina (J.R.) Cole, Shawn (Tia) Young, Thristin Young, Trinity Young; grandchildren, Dustin Baker, Cody Baker, Dalton Baker; great-grandchild, Nalla Baker; brothers, Harold Young, James Richard Young; and sisters, Linda Mooneyham and Mary Flatt
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., March 3, 2018, at Taylor’s Providence Baptist Church, with burial in Taylor’s Providence Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m., March 2, at the church. Michael Weedman and Seth Price will officiate.
Dustin Baker, Cody Baker, Dalton Baker, Shawn Young, Arthur Young, and J.D. Snodgrass will serve as pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Cole Sr., Kyle Cole, Tyler Lowery, Cody Lowery, Kenneth Simmons, Boyd Turner, Michael Conley, Kenneth L. Young, and J.D. Wilson.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Hunter Funeral Home.