|Charles Richard Young Sr. |
|The Messenger. 10.16.07 |
Charles Richard Young Sr., 65, of the Pilot Oak community in Kentucky died 12:25 p.m. Oct. 14, 2007, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield, Ky.
A memorial service is planned for a later date.
Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton is in charge of arrangements.
The family requests that memorials be made to Humane Society of Calloway County, 606 Poplar St., Murray, KY 42071 or the Ken-Tenn Humane Society, P.O. Box 1526, Fulton, KY 42041.
He was born Nov. 22, 1941, in Jefferson County, Ky., son of Kathleen (Schmoker) Young Barnett of Kent, Wash., and the late Charles Howard Young.
He was a U.S. Army veteran and a graduate of Murray (Ky.) State University and Vanderbilt University in Nashville, where he later earned his doctorate. He was a chemical engineer for EMC of Indiana, retiring in 2002, and he had made his home in Washington, in Bakersfield, Calif., and in Indiana. He had moved to Pilot Oak in 1996.
Survivors also include his wife of 42 years, Sally (Caldwell) Young; his son, Charles “Chuck” Young Jr. of Pilot Oak; four sisters, Debbie Dodd of Kent, Wash., Laura Moore of Tenino, Wash., Karen Titus and Maryanne Barnett, both of Washington; and two brothers, Alvie Barnett of Kent and David Barnett of Covington, Wash.
He was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Alvin Barnett; and his sister, Billie Marie (Young) Fogg.
Online tributes may be left at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.