April 22, 2004
A.E. Young, 88-year-old Pottsboro resident, died Saturday, October
30, 2004 at V.A. Hospital in Bonham, Texas.
Funeral services were held at Clement-Keel Chapel in Gainesville,
conducted by Rev. Dolan Stevenson of First Assembly of God Church in Pottsboro.
Interment was in Dixie
Cemetery, under the direction of Clement-Keel Funeral Home.
The son of Manering and Sophia Ruth (Bergen) Young, he was born
April 5, 1916 in Anderson, Missouri. He married Iva Mae Van Winkle
on December 29, 1944 in Tulsa,
Oklahoma. He was a member of the First Assembly of God church
in Pottsboro. He served in the U.S. Army and loved to garden.
He is survived by his wife, Iva Mae Young of Pottsboro; sons and
daughters-in-law, Bergen and Patty Young of Sapulpa, Oklahoma; Bernard
Young of Baytown, Texas; and
Arlis and Carolyn Young of Corpus Christi, Texas; daughter and son-in-law,
Natalie and Don Griffin of Arlington, Texas; numerous grandchildren; several
and a brother, Orville Scaggs of Ardmore, Oklahoma.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Kenneth and Elmer
Gene Scaggs; and one grandchild.
Pallbearers were Bergen Young, Bernard Young, Arlis Young, Don Griffin,
Bill Catorie, and Paul Corbin.