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E. Poe Young, Taylor Co., KY (1910-2011)

He was a beloved Taylor Countian, and for many years was one of the most respected political leaders in South Central Kentucky. He was a school teacher and was Taylor County Court Clerk for 35 plus years. He was a farmer, and a life-long member of the Good Hope Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon since 1952
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E. Poe Young of Campbellsville, KY, 101, died at 12:08pmET, Monday, June 13, 2011 in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral service will be at 1pmET/12pm noon CT, Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. J. Alvin Hardy. Burial will be in Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation is 5pm-8pmET/4pm-7pmCT, Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at the funeral home.

E. Poe Young, Taylor Co., KY (1910-2011)

E. Poe Young was the son of the late Robert Farley Young and Ermine Allen Young. He was born Friday, February 4, 1910, in Taylor Co., KY. He died Monday, June 13, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 101 years, 4 months, and 9 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a life-long member of Good Hope Baptist Church, where he was a Deacon since 1952.

He was a school teacher for many years with the Taylor County School System, Taylor County Court Clerk for thirty-five plus years and a farmer.

He united in marriage to Annie Wilson Young December 23, 1933. She preceded him in death March 22, 2007.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son and daughter-in-law: Murrell and Betty Young of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two grandsons: Troy Young and wife, Shelly of Campbellsville, KY; and Todd Young and wife, Beth of Lancaster, OH

  • Six great-grandchildren: Alyssa Young, Weston Young, Donald Young, Emily Young, Eli Young and Henry Young

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
He was also preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters: Johnie Young, Jimmie Young, Robert Young, Elizabeth McFarland, Virginia Miller, and Katie Hord.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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E. Poe Young, Taylor Co., KY (1910-2011)

2011-06-14 - 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY - Photo from Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.
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