James Edward Young, 61, died Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his residence.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 20 at Saint Mary’s Baptist Church, Old Hwy. 74, Evergreen, with Rev. Nathaniel Scott. Viewing will be held from noon-7 p.m. Friday, May 19 at Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville and Saturday, May 20 one hour prior to the service at the church. There will be no viewing after the service. Burial will be in the Evergreen Community Cemetery.
Surviving are his sisters, Mary Lue Young and Shirley Thomas, both of Jersey City, N.J., Sarah Bradley of Evergreen and Barbara Linton of Fayetteville.