Quentin Taylor Young
Posted By Kim Swindell Wood | August 31, 2019 2:08 pm
Quentin Taylor Young, 78, of Walling, passed away Aug. 29, 2019, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Young was born Sept. 12, 1940, in the Gum Springs Mountain community, of White County, to Foster V. Young and Thelma England Young.
He retired from Wagner Electric after 30 years of service and was a member of New Hope the Baptist Church. He was a champion bowler and loved camping and fishing, but most of all he loved being with his family where he was the “boss” and was always right, whether it was at playing cards or whatever was going on.
He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Charles Edward Young, Arlie Young, Minnie Lee Kerley, Glinda Sue Young, Rachel Oliver, Earnestine Cope, Thomas Howard Young, James Ray England, and Kenneth Gentry Young.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Marilyn Young, of Walling; three sons, Roger Quenton (Lesa) Young, David (Norma) Young, Foster (April) Young; 10 grandchildren, Shane, Joshua, Nicholas, Ryan, Jessica, Jeremiah, Hannah, Hallie, Aubrey, Addison; 10 great-grandchildren, Dominick, Jailyn, Adriana, Tristen, Emory, Presleigh, Eden, Dylan, Melody, Norma; brother, Doug (Marie) Young; sister, Marie Seibers; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Sept. 2, 2019, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Old Philadelphia Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m., Sept. 1, at the funeral home. Burl Rice and Bo Hendrix will officiate.
John Harris, Jimmie Rector, Taylor Parks, Butch Norris, Brandon Young, and Jeremiah Miller will serve as pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Mathula, Shane Young, Joshua Young, Nicholas Young, James Seibers, Keith Seibers, Joe Brady, Kenneth “Jap” Young, Randy Young, Jason Young, Walter Seibers, Jordan Brown, and Eugene Young
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.