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James Earl Young

January 6, 1948 ~ August 2, 2020 (age 72)

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Obituary

Mr. James Earl Young, 72, of Linden passed away Sunday August 2, 2020 at Perry Community Hospital. He was born in Linden to the late Robert Earl Young and Macy Allene Rhodes. He was a United States Navy Veteran. He was retired from Eaton Technology, where he worked in Industrial Maintence. In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by a brother William Thomas "W.T." Young.

Survivors include his wife of 48 years Linda Young, a son Randy (Miranda) Young, a daughter Michelle (Scott) Bledsoe, grandchildren Lauren and Blake Bledsoe and Macy Young, great-grandchildren Kinley, Kayden and Kali Arnold and a host of other loving family members and many, many friends.

While visiting or attending services for Mr. James Young, please consider the following guidelines:

* Maintain 6 feet between yourself and the next closest person;
* Refrain from hugs and handshakes;
* When you sneeze or cough, use your elbow to cover your nose and mouth;
* Wash your hands often;
* Avoid touching your face; and
* Minimize time spent in places where people gather.

Thank you for your thoughtfulness and consideration.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
August 5, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Young Funeral Home
25 Buffalo River Heights Road
Linden, TN 37096

Visitation
Thursday
August 6, 2020

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Young Funeral Home
25 Buffalo River Heights Road
Linden, TN 37096

Funeral Service
Thursday
August 6, 2020

2:00 PM
Young Funeral Home
25 Buffalo River Heights Road
Linden, TN 37096

Interment
Thursday
August 6, 2020

3:30 PM
McKnight Cemetery
Cook Circle
Linden, TN 37096

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