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Cecil Paul Young, 91, Cumberland County, KY (1927-2019)

Cecil Paul Young, age 91 of Burkesville, KY passed away on Sunday, August 25, 2019 at Cumberland County Hospital.

Funeral services will be Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 1pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Modoc Cemetery.

Cecil was born on October 24, 1927 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Willie Paul Young and Agnes Garrett Young.

He was a retired truck driver for Kerns Bakery after 24 years of service, and after retirement was a fishing guide on Dale Hollow Lake for five years. Cecil was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a member of Highland Chapel United Methodist Church.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Garner Young, one brother, Clayton Young, and two sisters, Hazel Prewitt and Dorothy Smith.

Survivors Include:

One Son - Dewyane Young and his wife Diane of Cottontown, TN

Two Daughters - Darlene Riddle and her husband Jimmy of Albany, KY and Karla Young and her husband DeWayne Mee of Burkesville, KY

Eight Grandchildren - Scotty Young, Teschia Beaty, Deana Greene and her husband Jason, Scott Atchley and his wife Tanna, Susan Kessler and her husband David, Colten Mee, Dalton Mee, Sabrina Thacker

Eight Great Grandchildren, 3 Great Great Grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends also survive.

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Cecil Paul Young, 91, Cumberland County, KY (1927-2019)

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