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Ruby D Young

November 17, 1925 March 12, 2019
Ruby D Young
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Obituary for Ruby D Young

Mother Ruby D. Young passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Decatur Memorial Hospital at the blessed age of 93.

Ruby was born on November 17, 1925 in Brownsville, TN the daughter of Oscar D. Adams and Odelia (Moses) Gause.

Ruby accepted Christ at an early age.  She was a longtime member of the Greater Northside Missionary Baptist Church.  She was a faithful member who served diligently.  She served as the President of the Mothers Board, member of the Mothers Sunday School Class where she collected the class offering, served on the Missions and helped serve people at the Monday Community Feedings held at the church.  
 
She united in Holy Matrimony to Mack Young in 1945.  He preceded her in death in 1988.   

Ruby leaves a legacy to cherish her loving memories: her sons: Fred Adams of Ann Arbor, MI. Johnny Young, Mark Young and Victor Young all of Decatur; daughters: Freddie Joyce Curry of Ann Arbor, MI, Charlene Sanders of Decatur, IL. Shirley Green of Indianapolis, IN and Tracey (Jerome) Jones of Decatur, IL; brother, Lawrence Gause of Ann Arbor, MI; brother and sister-in-laws, Joanna Hellum of Lebanon, TN, Fred Young of Milwaukee, WI, Lee Opal Young of Brownsville, TN; special friends: Alberta Bond, Geneva Evans, Etta Rice, John and Sandra Kidd all of Decatur; 32 grandchildren, 49 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.    

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, children: Ola J. Fonville, Jerry Young, Gregory Young, Duane Young, Donald Young, 1 sister and 1 brother.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Saturday

16

Mar

11:00 AM 3/16/2019 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 3/16/2019 12:00:00 PM
Greater Northside M.B. Church

929 North Lowber Street
Decatur, IL 62526

Greater Northside M.B. Church
929 North Lowber Street Decatur 62526 IL
United States

Service

Saturday

16

Mar

12:00 PM 3/16/2019 12:00:00 PM
Greater Northside M.B. Church

929 North Lowber Street
Decatur, IL 62526

Rev. Jimmy D. Waddell, Officating

Greater Northside M.B. Church
929 North Lowber Street Decatur 62526 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Macon County Memorial Park Final Resting Place

5700 West Main Street
Decatur, IL 62522

5700 West Main Street Decatur 62522 IL
United States
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