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Boyd Daniel Young Sr.

Thompson's Station, Tennessee

Dec 22, 1939 – Mar 11, 2019 (Age 79)


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Boyd Daniel Young, Sr. was born December 22, 1939 to Homer Hodges Young and Maude Hare Young in Evadale, Texas. Boyd attended his early years of school at Evadale, TX but graduated from high school in 1957 at Silsbee High School, Silsbee, TX. Boyd moved to New Orleans, LA straight out of...

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Young family Please accept my sincere condolence for the loss of your loved one. My the loving god of all comfort and promised hope strengthen you during this difficult time. 1 Thessalonians 4:14

I can't think of anyone who cared more deeply about the condition of working families; or who believed more strongly in the idea that work and our world thrived best when the freedoms associated with democratic co-determination were extended to the workplace. Much gratitude to CF and Danny for sharing this extraordinary man with paperworkers from all corners of this land whose lives are immeasurably better as a result of his leadership and passion. Our deepest and most sincere condolences....

I met Boyd in 1960 at the Evadale mill. Boyd moved up the ladder in the union and I had the honor of working with him when he was a union representative in 1976. He was a lifelong friend of mine that I could turn to when the chips were down. He was a great man. May God bless his family. RIP, Boyd.