In memory of
Charles Grant Young
Young, Charles Grant, 82, passed into heaven on October 13, 2016, from end-stage COPD. Charles was born on May 28, 1934 in Bethlehem, KY. He married his wife of 64 years, Zelia (Wallace), on December 26, 1952. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1954 - 57 where he was an Electrical Repair Technician. He then went to work for KY Farm Bureau Insurance where he worked 39 years until retirement in 1997 as a Payroll Supervisor. He was also a volunteer Board Member and Equipment Manager for Lyndon Recreation Youth Sports for many years in the 60's and 70's. Charles' hobbies included fishing, Nascar Racing, and Facebook! He was a faithful member of Lyndon Christian Church for 53 years. Charles was proceeded in death by his parents Raymond C. and Mary Alice (Miller) Young, and brother Raymond Leslie Young. He is survived by his wife Zelia (Wallace); sons Kenny Young and Brad (Kaye) Young; daughter Cheryl Young (Billy) Sanders; granddaughters Amanda (Brent) Gibson, Sarah Young and Shana Douglas; grandson Grant Young; great-granddaughter Mya Young; brother Rodney (Linda) Young; sister Diana Young (Randy) Berry; sister-in-law Wilma Young; and many loved nieces, nephews, and friends. Visitation will be held from 4-8 PM on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at Arch L. Heady & Son at Westport Village, 7410 Westport Rd., Louisville, KY 40222. The funeral will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday at the funeral home, with a brief graveside service to follow at the Point Pleasant Cemetery in Bethlehem, KY. The family asks that expressions of sympathy be sent to Lyndon Christian Church, Uspiritus (formerly Brooklawn Child & Family Services) or the American Cancer Society. Please visit www.archlheadywestport.com to leave a condolence for the family.
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