Hubert M. YoungMarch 20, 1921 ~ March 16, 2017 (age 95)
Hubert M. Young, 95, of Lincoln Park in Burnsville, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, March 16, 2017, at his home, surrounded by his family. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Lester and Juanita Young. He was also preceded in death by a daughter: Vivian Young Bolding; sisters: Mary Parker and Gaynell Griffith; and brothers: Donald, L. D. and Harold Young. Hubert was a former employee of Clinchfield Railroad and the Older American Program of the U. S. Forest Service. He was a member, trustee, treasurer and deacon of Griffith Chapel AME Zion Church.
Surviving are his wife: Polly Jackson Young; 2 daughters: Donna Young of Greensboro and Wanda Young Peppers of Burnsville; 2 sisters: Charlotte Barnett and Gwendolyn Shade of Burnsville; 3 grandchildren: Whitley Ann Peppers of Burnsville, Ryan Alston of Greensboro and DeShean Alston of Atlanta; and, 2 great grandchildren: Nyla R’Lynn Alston and Kynleigh Grae Peppers.
Funeral services will be held at 3PM Sunday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Revs. Richard Blanton and Travis Wynkoop and Dr. Chris Morgan will officiate. Burial will be in the Marietta Atkins Cemetery.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Yancey County, 856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC 28714.
Hospice of Yancey County
856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville NC 28714