Mon Aug 8, 2022

Barbara Jean Young


Barbara Jean Young, 72, died Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.  She was the daughter of the late Otto Young and Ruth Todd Young.
She was a member of Hallsboro Baptist Church and was a member of Lake Waccamaw Fire & Rescue for 36 years where she had served as a former chief. She had also worked with Southeastern  Community College  as an Adult Education EMT Instructor from 2000-2011. In addition to her working years , she had worked with Todd Furniture Company for more than 15 years, Cape Fear Dupont, Wilmington, a dedicated member  of Columbus County EMT with Buckhead Rescue Dept. and Columbus County EMT with Lake Waccamaw Rescue Dept.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 25 at McKenzie Mortuary in Whiteville. Final rites will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26 at Hallsboro Baptist Church  with Revs. Scott Lewis and Danny Williams officiating. Burial will be in Flynn Cemetery.
Survivors include her brother, Richard Young (Judy) of Whiteville; nephews, Ricky Young (Melissa) of Rockingham and Brandon Young (fiancée Valerie) of  Hallsboro; a great-nephew, Brett Young; a great- Niece, Taylor Young; and a devoted caregiver, Candace Thompkins.
Memorials may be made to Hallsboro Baptist Church, 551 Hallsboro Road,  South, Hallsboro, N.C. 28442
The family will receive friends at Barbara’s home.

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