M. Joan's Story
A funeral service for M. Joan Young, age 76, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 3 o'clock in the afternoon Sunday, October 2, 2016 at New Life Pentecostal Church in Jacksonville with Bro. A. B. Keating and Bro. Ben Heisler officiating. She will be laid to rest Still Waters Memorial Gardens in Jacksonville. Services are under the direction of Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.
Mrs. Young passed away Thursday, September 29, 2016 in Tyler.
Joan was born June 5, 1940 in Jacksonville to Emory and Jessie (Cotton) Dement.
She was very active member of New Life Pentecostal Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Pete Young; and brothers, Charles Ray Dement and Ronald Dement.
Left to cherish her memory is her son, Anthony "Tony" Young and wife Cynthia of New Summerfield: sister, Linda Swann and husband Reagan of Lufkin; three grandchildren, Julie Young, Amanda Young, Elizabeth Riley; three great-grandchildren, Shawn, Zane and Gage Riley. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Friends are cordially invited to visit with the family on Sunday from 1 to 2 o'clock in the afternoon at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Pallbearers will be Darren Rooks, John Paul Wiggin, Jared Kirkpatrick, Charlie Jenkins, Johnny Ballard and James Leavins.
Published on September 30, 2016