Joe Wilson Young
May 16, 1940 – July 7, 2018
Joe W. Young, age 78, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018 at North Mississippi Medical Center – Hospice in Tupelo. He was born May 16, 1940 in Union County to Silas Young and Eunice Jackson Young Carter.
He was co-owner of Auto Supply in New Albany for many years and also worked for L & S Auto Parts. He was a talented musician, playing in many bands throughout his life.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 11:00a.m. at United Funeral Service with Bro. Trey Lambert and Bro. Clift Jeter officiating. Burial will be at Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service will be in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Young is survived by his wife of 44 years, Kay Young of New Albany; his extended family Billy and Debbie McCall of Dumas, James and Diane Robbins of Ripley, John and Suzanne Robbins of Tupelo and by his best friend, Jerl Jeter and his wife, Martha of New Albany.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Ronald Young.
Pallbearers will be Jerl Jeter, Benny Little, Bob Smith, Billy Fooshee, Hershel McMillen and Timmy Little. Honorary pallbearers will be Harold Hill, Terry Willard, David Wilson, Roger Clayton and Charles Jeter.
Visitation will be Tuesday, July 10, 2018 from 5:00p.m. till 8:00p.m. and on Wednesday from 10:00a.m. until service time at the funeral home.