Anna Young – October 9, 1914/July 20, 2012

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Anna Young

Anna Young departed this life on July 20, 2012, at the age of 97. She lived and died with courage, grace, tenacity, strength, humor, dignity, charm and beauty. Mrs. Young and her family have been richly blessed throughout the years by virtue of the bonds between them and the love around them. She radiated love, loved well, and was well-loved.

Anna is survived by her children Glenn Young and wife Gayle, Mary Anne Futrell and husband Charles, Martha Smith and husband John; brothers Ben E. New and wife Mary Helen and  Donald New and his wife Leah; her grandchildren Kevin Young and wife Diana, Kent Young and wife Caroline, Patrick Young and wife Shea, Amy Futrell, Greg Futrell, Catherine Smith, Emily Ryan and husband Dennis, Amber Collins, Austin Patterson;  her great-grandchildren Marin Young, Otis Ryan and Olivia Young; nieces, nephews and many loving friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents Lona Buckner New and Benjamin Earl New, her husband John Clair Young, her brother James New and his wife Virginia.

Graveside funeral services will be 10:00 am, Thursday, July 26, 2012, at Little Bethel Memorial Park, 1803 S. Cedar Hill Road in Duncanville.  Rev. Scott Blair of First Baptist Church in Cedar Hill will officiate.  Visitation with the family is 6-8 pm, Wednesday, at Jaynes Memorial Chapel.