Gaylord C. YOUNG Brother Gaylord C. Young was born on September the 30th, 1955 to Glenn Young, and Elizabeth A. Caldwell in Oriville, CA (both of whom precede him in passing). His father later moved his family to Seattle where he lived most of his years. Mr. Young departed this life on August 5th, 2007 after suffering a short illness. Brother Gaylord "The music man", as he was affectionately known by his community was the youngest child of four: Johnny, Geraldine Alice, and Harold "Jimmy" Brookins. Mr. Gaylord leaves his wife, Sister Mary Young, a combined family of 11 children including Gaylord Cecil and AbaiEscia, 49, grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and his three siblings. He further vacates an extended family of many nieces, nephews, cousins, and close friends in Christ. They will sorely miss Brother Gaylord. Services will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, August, 17th at Emerald City Community Seventh Day Adventist Church. It is located at 801 25th Avenue, Seattle, WA. The community is welcomed to attend. Viewing at "The House of Scott", 1215 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way, Tacoma, Washington 98405. Contact Ms. Ketty Scott, Senior Funeral Home Director, 253 572-9555.
Published by The Seattle Times on Aug. 16, 2007.