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William Mack Young
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1866
Alabama, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1949
Corinth
Alcorn County
Mississippi, USA

Son of Thomas Benton Young
and Sarah Permillia Terrell

Husband of Ada Margaret Leigh

Father of:
1. George Tracy Young
2. Fairy T. Young
3. Ivy Maude Young
4. William Carl Young

Obituary
Daily Corinthian Newspaper, Corinth, MS dated Aug. 4, 1949
RETIRED TIMBER DEALER PASSED EARLY TODAY

William Mack Young Ill a Week; Rites Friday 2 O'clock William Mack Young, retired timber dealer, died this morning at 3:50 o'clock at the family home, 703Taylor street following an extended illness. He was 83 years of age.

Funeral rites will be held from the chapel of McPeters Funeral Home Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock, conducted by Rev. Sam Ashmore, district superintendent of the Aberdeen District of the Methodist church. Burial will be in Henry Cemetery with McPeters Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Young was a native of Hamilton Co., AL, born January 1, 1866. He was married to Miss Ada Lee in October of 1889. She survives. He was a member of the Methodist church and was widely known among timber men and landowners in this area.

In failing health for the past five years, Mr. Young had been seriously ill only a week prior to his passing. Besides his wife he is survived by two sons, G.T. Young and W. Carl Young of Corinth; two daughters, Mrs. Fairy Klyce and Mrs. Iva Hill of Corinth. Seven grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren also survive.

File contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by: Vicki Roach roachbug@dixie-net.com January 27, 2006, 7:05 pm

LAST TRIBUTE PAID TO WM. MACK YOUNG
Sorrowing friends and relatives gathered at the chapel of the McPeters Funeral home this afternoon to pay a last tribute to Wm. Mack Young, who passed here yesterday morning.

The service was conducted by Rev. Sam Ashmore of Aberdeen. Burial was in Henry Cemetery with McPeters Funeral home
in charge of arrangements. Mr. Young was a native of Hamilton Co., AL and was born Feb. 18, 1866. He retired from active work about four years ago.

At that time he was employed by Corinth Machinery Company.
Previously he had been engaged in the timber business.

Survivors include his wife, two sons, G.T. Young of Corinth, and W. Carl Young of Memphis; two daughters, Mrs. Fairy Klyce and Mrs. Iva Hill of Corinth; five brothers, I.W. Young of Pasadena, CA; T.F. Young and H.C. Young of Sikeston, MO; L.M. Young of Lake Providence, LA, and D.E. Young of Osceola, AR.

File contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by: Vicki Roach roachbug@dixie-net.com January 27, 2006, 7:10 pm Daily Corinthian Newspaper, Corinth, MS dated Aug. 5, 1949

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Benton Young (1844 - 1916)
  Sarah Permelia Terrell Young (1845 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Ada Margaret Leigh Young (1871 - 1961)*
 
 Children:
  George Tracy Young (1890 - 1964)*
  Fairy T. Young (1895 - 1976)*
  Iva Maude Young Hill (1899 - 1967)*
  William Carl Young (1907 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Mack Young (1866 - 1949)
  George Clayborn Young (1871 - 1943)*
  John Pickens Young (1873 - 1928)*
  Tom Fletcher Young (1878 - 1958)*
  Howard C. Young (1883 - 1970)*
  Luther Marvin Young (1885 - 1975)*
  David Elmer Young (1888 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Henry Cemetery
Corinth
Alcorn County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Cameron Disney
Record added: Jul 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72892196
William Mack Young
Added by: Kathy Curle Ward
 
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