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Ruth S. Young
Died Thursday, April 25, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
Ruth Stephens Young, 84, formerly of Martinsville, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at Heritage Green Assisted Living in Mechanicsville, where she was a resident.
McKee-Stone Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Apr 29, 2013
Ruth Stephens Young, 84, formerly of Martinsville, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at Heritage Green Assisted Living in Mechanicsville.
She was born March 9, 1929, in Atmore, Ala., to Fred and Clemie Mouring Stephens. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Edward L. Richardson; her second husband, Doyle A. Young; two sons, Brian David Young and Edward Lee Richardson Jr.; four brothers; and three sisters.
Young was a graduate of Averett College and retired from the Virginia Employment Commission after 38 years of service. She was a member of Calvary Christian Church where she had served as an elder, financial secretary and member of Disciples and Women of the Church.
Young also was a member of Piedmont Arts.
Surviving are two daughters, Connie Taylor of Mechanicsville and Cheryl Evans of Bluefield; four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at McKee-Stone Funeral Home with the Rev. Mike Carrow officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Burial Park.
Memorials may be made to Calvary Christian Church, Elevator Fund, P. O. Box 3844, Martinsville, Va. 24115.
Apr 30, 2013
The funeral for Ruth Stephens Young, 84, formerly of Martinsville, who died April 25, 2013, was held Monday at McKee-Stone Funeral Home with the Rev. Mike Carrow officiating. Burial was in Roselawn Burial Park.
Pallbearers were Aaron Taylor, Chris Holloway, Josh Bourne, Jason Evans, Bill Moorefield and Eddie Fields.