Billy L. Young, 75, of Cropper, former resident of Louisville died Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at his home. He was born in Burkesville, KY on June 24, 1938 to the late Jesse and Mattie Young. He attended Living Waters Church. He retired after 42 years from Container Corp of America. He was President of United Paper Workers Union for 20 years. He was former pastor at Lampton Street Church for several years. He was a retired Shelby County school bus driver. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margie Nell Allen Young; grandson, Nathan Goodman; and brothers, Hall and Hildreth Young. He is survived by his daughter, Mitzi (Darren) Redmon, Southville; Rick (Beverly) Young, Crestwood; 4 grandchildren, Jason, Lindsey, Mandy, Mallory; 4 step grandchildren, Mary Beth, Jonathan, Adam, Andrew; 2 step great grandchildren, James, Nolan and sister, Hazel Morrison, Chesterfield, IN. Funeral services will be Noon, Saturday, July 6, 2013 at the Shannon Funeral Home with Rev. Phillip Whitehead officiating. Visitation will be 1-8 P.M. Friday, July 5th at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Living Waters Church, 5425 Frankfort Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065.
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Published in The Sentinel-News from July 8 to July 15, 2013