John Paul “Johnny” Young, 74, of Dermott, passed away on April 1, 2018.
He was born August 18, 1943 in Cleveland, Mississippi to the late Katheryn Bolton.
Mr. Young formerly worked for Chicot County Road Department and the Southeast Farmers Coop. He loved to hunt and fish. He was a member of Temple Baptist Church in Dermott.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, John Paul “Bo” Young, Jr. and his brother, Eddie Young.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Gail Burns Young; daughters, Dawn (Mike) Scroggins of Bastrop, Louisiana and Jody Young of Dermott; a brother, Roger Young, Sr. of Hannicroix, New York; a sister, Linda Marshall of Great Falls, Montana; grandchildren, Megan Young, Cody Scroggins, Dakota Young, Sydney Young, Madison Young and Josh Young; great-grandchildren, Hunter Winchester, Jason Pamplin and Khloe Young.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 4 from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Temple Baptist Church in Dermott. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the church with Rev. Bobby Franklin officiating.
Memorials may be made to Temple Baptist Church, P.O. Box 327, Dermott, AR 71638.