SHREVEPORT, LA- Funeral services for Dorothy Young, 79, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, January 20, 2013 at Rose-Neath's Southside Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. John Harp. Interment will follow in Centuries Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday, January 19, 2013 at the funeral home.
Dorothy was born in Columbus, MS on September 16, 1933 to Earnest and Gladys Norris. She passed away on January 17, 2013 in Shreveport. She was a member of Brookwood Baptist Church and was retired from Bell South. She enjoyed traveling with her motor home club, Pelican Travelers, and NASCAR racing.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Young, Sr.; sisters, Polly Pullen and Ruth Brown; brothers, Lamar, Al and Billy Norris; daughter-in-law, Denise Young; niece, Margaret Ann Miller. Left to cherish her memory are sons, Donald McKay Young, Jr. and wife, Cheryl, Mark Randall Young and wife, Jane, Sterling Scott Young and wife, Tammy, Jeffrey Alan Young and wife, Linda; grandchildren, Chris, Nathaniel, Shane, Brandon, Blake, Nicole, Tess, Megan, and Sydney Young; 8 great-grandchildren.
Honoring Dorothy as pallbearers will be her grandsons, Chris Young, Brandon Young, Nathaniel Young, Blake Young, Shane Young, and family member, John Harper.