Milton Riley Young
By Sparta Live | July 30, 2007 12:00 am
Milton Riley Young, 93, of Sparta, passed away July 27, 2007.
Young was born April 20, 1914, in White County, to Martin and Minnie Parrish Young.
He had been a farmer and night watchman.
Young was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Clara Ester Kelsay Young; one son, Willie Martin Young; one grandson, Walter Young; two sisters, Lena Mae Baker, Emma Cunningham; and four brothers, Claude Young, Clarence Young, Lyman Young and Albert Young.
Survivors include three sons, Riley Young, of Nashville, Justin Young, Jimmy Young, both of Sparta; one daughter, Hilda Cantrell, of Sparta; three brothers, Luther Young, Spencer Young, both of Sparta, Lee Young, of Nashville; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m., July 30, 2007, at Hunter Funeral Home Chapel with burial at Young Cemetery. Bro. Dewey Young and Bro. Freddie Copeland will officiate.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.