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Betty Young, 77, Columbia, KY (1942-2020)

Betty Young of Columbia passed away on Friday, June 26, 2020 at 8:11 P.M. at her home. She was 77 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amCT on Monday, June 29, 2020 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Delt Haydon officiating. Burial will follow in Columbia Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 5pmCT on Sunday. The Healthy at Work Guidelines issued by the State will be followed.

She was born October 9, 1942, in Norwood, Ohio to the late Alvin and Delena Shepherd Lynn but was raised in Russell County, a member of Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church, a former beautician and homemaker.

Survivors include:
  • Her husband - Condy Young of Columbia
  • Three daughters & spouses - Sheila & Steve Robertson of Russell Springs, Sharman & Steve Roy, Sharon & Jamie Richard all of Columbia
  • One sister - Sylvia Jean Wheat of Franklin, Indiana
  • One brother - Robert Dale White and his wife Cheryl of Edinburgh, Indiana
  • Three grandchildren - Chase, Devin & Bode Richard
  • Several nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends
In lieu of flowers, donations of Gideon Bibles would be appreciated

Casket Bearers: Mark Young, Troy Young, Chris Young, Chase Richard, Bode Richard, Mike Sullivan, Sam Baker, Barry McElroy

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Betty Young, 77, Columbia, KY (1942-2020)

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