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Judy Dickerson Young
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1943
Miller County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 2008
Maggie Valley
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA

Miller County Autogram-Sentinel, July 2008

Judy Dickerson Young, 65, of Maggie Valley, N.C., died Sunday, June 1, 2008 at her home. She was born Jan. 3, 1943, in Tuscumbia, MO to Frank and Grace Snelling Dickerson.

Mrs. Young attended elementary and high school in Iberia. She was graduated from George Peabody College in Nashville, Tenn., and Georgia State University in Atlanta, where she earned the master of education and education specialist degrees. She retired from the DeKalb County, Georgia School System after 30 years of service in education. She was named Teacher of the Year in 2000 at Columbia High School in Decatur, Ga. She moved to Maggie Valley, N.C. in 2003.

She was an active member of the Maggie Valley First Baptist Church, where she and her husband were coordinators of the Activities Ministry for Senior Adults. She was also a choir member, was on the church library committee, taught Bible school and worked with an extension of Meals on Wheels.

Mrs. Young is survived by her husband Ed Young; a daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Chris Sanborn of San Diego, Calif.; a sister, Brenda Clark of Sautee Nacoochee, Ga.; three nephews and a niece; four stepchildren, Renee Dalton, Bryan Young, Angie Buck and Adam Young; and seven step-grandchildren.

A daughter, Elizabeth Lawson and her parents preceded her in death.

Funeral services were held Wednesday at the Maggie Valley First Baptist Church with the Rev. Ricky Mason and the Rev. Paul Carmichael officiating. Burial was in Green Hill Cemetery in Waynesville, N.C.

Memorials may be made to The Best Friends Animal Society, Kenab, UT.
Family links: 
  Frank A. Dickerson (1912 - 1993)
  Grace T Snelling Dickerson (1912 - 2002)
Green Hill Cemetery
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: George Rogers Park
Record added: May 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52845212
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