2018-08-09 / Obituaries

Lucy Spence Young

Funeral services for Lucy Spence Young, 83, were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2018, at the Hopkins Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Glen Kohlhagen officiating. Interment followed at the Bethel UMC Cemetery. She died at the Country Manor Personal Care Home in Tignall on Thursday, July 12, 2018.

Mrs. Young was born in Calhoun Falls, S.C., but lived most of her life in Tignall and Washington. She was the daughter of John and Mary Nan Jones Spence, and was the widow of Charles Young. She was a member of the local VFW Auxillary, and was a member of the Ficklen Presbyter­ian Church.

Survivors include two sons, John “Clary” Young and wife Cheryl of Washington, and Crayton Young and wife Charmin of Washington; one step-daughter, Beverly Hopkins of Washington; one step-son, Doug Young of Charleston, S.C.; one brother, Clay Spence (Doris) of Beech Island, S.C.; one sister, Flossie S. Rhodes of Tignall; four grandchildren, Terah Y. Canon (Josh), Mathew Young (Alisha) Casey Y. Anderson (Steven), and Kimberly Y. Hopkins (Corey); and four step-grandchildren, Kevin Hopkins

(Marti), Christy White, Shelley Parker, and Sharon Young.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Milton Spence.

Pallbearers were Josh Canon, Mathew Young, Steven Anderson, Corey Hopkins, Gwen Roberson, and Jonathan Hostings.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ficklen Presbyterian Church, c/o Carlton Nunn, 645 Stevens Grove Church Rd., Lexington, GA 30648.

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