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Mary Margaret Young, 77
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Mary Margaret Young, 77, passed away Dec. 2 at the Webb House in Smithville. 

She was born Aug. 28, 1944 to her parents, the late Ray Ambers and Mary Winnie Raymond Neal. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years John R. Young, daughter Janice Carol Jenkins, four brothers Ray Neal Jr., John Robert Neal, Clayton Melvin Neal, and Billy Charles Neal. 

Ms. Young was a member of Elizabeth Chapel Baptist Church and she was retired from Kingston Timers having worked for more than 30 years. She is survived by her daughter, Teresa (Mark) Sullivan of Smithville, brother Morris (Shirley) Neal of McMinnville, grandchildren Joshua (Tera) Redmon of Ky., Brandon Sullivan of Smithville, Meagan (Seth) Sheffield of Indiana, great-grandchildren Josie Mae Redmon, Piper Rose Redmon, and Aria Joye Sheffield, and several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be held Monday, Dec. 6, at 11 a.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bro. Bill Robertson officiating with burial to follow at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Sunday, Dec. 5, from 1 to 5 p.m., and Monday from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at 11 a.m. In addition to flowers, donations may be made to Elizabeth Chapel Baptist Church or Lighthouse Christian Camp. The funeral home lounge is closed at this time and no food or drinks are allowed in the funeral home. 

DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 5, 2021