Dorothy N. Young

Tuesday, October 3, 2006

Dorothy N. Young, 89, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Monday, Oct. 2, 2006, at Medicalodge in Nevada following a lengthy illness. She was born Dec. 9, 1916, in Irwin, Mo., to Horace Neas and Mattie S. Walker Neas. She married John Young on March 7, 1933, in Lamar, Mo., and he survives of the home.

Dorothy was a member of the Sheldon Methodist Church, the Sheldon Order of Eastern Star serving as Worthy Matron, a member of Nevada's chapter of DAR, a founding member of Longacre Club and the Milo Ladies Club. She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, and friend. She was loved by all who knew her and will be carried in our hearts forever.

Dorothy is survived by her husband, John Young. She was preceded in death by five brothers, Curtis Neas, Kermit Neas, Carl Neas, Jack Neas, Cawood Neas; and one sister, Loretta Neas.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with the Rev. Lester Thornton officiating. Interment will follow in Sheldon Cemetery, Sheldon. Friends may call now and until the hour of service at the funeral home.

Memorials may be given to the Sheldon Methodist Church in care of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.

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