Jessie E. Young, age 83, of Breckenridge, passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Villa Haven Nursing Home in Breckenridge.
Services will be 10 a.m. today, April 5, at the McCoy Chapel of Memories.
Pallbearers will be his nephews, and officiating will be nephews Cooper Young and Wayne Brown. Interment will be in Garden of Memories in Sweetwater.
Jessie E. Young was born Feb. 12,1931, in Bailey County. He graduated from Highland High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He was a member of Lake Side Baptist Church in Breckenridge. He had lived in Breckenridge since 1990. He was a Communication Technician for AT&T, retiring after 35 years of service.
Survivors include three daughters: Janet Hahn and husband Tony of Hooppole, Ill, Judy Estes of Breckenridge, and Susan Wolfe and husband Roger of Mineral Wells; a sister: Lottie Brown of Highland; four brothers: Paul Young and wife Nita of Bedford, James Young of Bethel Park, Penn., Frank Young of Nolan and Sam Young and wife Dorothy of Sweetwater; six grandchildren: Casey Wolfe and wife Amy, Daniel Hahn, Josh McAlmond and wife Sarah, Meg Sadau and husband Zach, Kelsey Kelso and husband Clayton, Emmy Estes; and 11 great-grandchildren.