Age: 86 Address: Bakersville, North Carolina Date of Death: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: James Emmett Young of Green Young Cemetery Road, Bakersville, NC passed away June 11, 2014.
He was a son of the late Ralph and Mae Thomas Young and a native of Mitchell County, NC. He was a Veteran of The United States Navy and was retired from Martin Marietta Corp as an Electrician. He was a member of Roan Mountain Baptist Church and also a member of Bakersville Masonic Lodge #357 AF&AM.
Survivors include; three cousins; Mrs. Billy Young, Mrs. Betty Young, and Mrs. Beverly Mazes, all of Mooresville, NC, a special caregiver; Loretta Pittman, of Spruce Pine, NC, and special friends; Mike McKinney and Kegan Silver.
He was preceded in death by; his wife Mary Young, and his brother Dennis Young.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 4:00PM in Roan Mountain Baptist Church with Tim Fowler and Mark McKinney officiating. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service. Interment will follow at Green Young Cemetery with Bakersville Masonic Lodge #357 AF&AM conducting Graveside Rites.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of The Blue Ridge 236 Hospital Drive Spruce Pine, NC 28777.
Henline - Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Young Family.