Gary Don Young, son of the late Peck and Dena Christain Young, was born Oct. 1, 1940, in Hornersville, Mo., and passed away Friday, March 9, 2012, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark., at the age of 71.
On Dec. 7, 1962, in Pawheen, Ark., north of Leachville, Ark., he married Diane Churchwell. He served on the Senath-Hornersville School Board for three years, was a member of the Hornersville Farmers and Merchants Club, a member of the Hornersville Baptist Church , and the Hornersville Cemetery Association.
Survivors include his wife, Diane Young, of Hornersville; one daughter, Ladonne Westmorlan, of Hornersville; one son, Dustin Young, of Hornersville; one brother, C.H. Young and wife, Sandy, of Hornersville; one sister, Eulane Young, of Hornersville; three grandchildren, Kimberly Westmorlan and Zain and Brock Young, and other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 11, at the Hornersville Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Moore officiating.
Burial was in the Horner Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Vaughn Knight, Mark Knight, Tom Young, Monte Winkle, Marty Moore and Tim Jamerson.
Honorary pallbearers were Travis Galyean and Larry Vance.
McDaniel Funeral Hone in Senath was in charge of arrangements.