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OBIT: Mrs. Linda Young

Mrs. Linda Young

Mrs. Linda Young, a homemaker of the Popes Hill Community, died at 3:51 p.m. Wednesday afternoon at the age of 67 at the TriStar Summit Medical Center in Hermitage where she was admitted earlier that day. Mrs. Young had been in a period of declining health.

11 a.m. Saturday morning December 8th funeral services from the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home were conducted by Eld. Frankie Kirby and Eld. Gale Snoddy. Burial followed beside her husband in the Gazebo Garden at Dixon Springs Cemetery.

She was born Linda Joyce Postell in Andrews in Cherokee County, North Carolina on March 15, 1951 and was the daughter of the late Charlie William Postell who died May 23, 1969 at the age of 85 and Eugene West Guess Postell who died March 11, 2011 at the age of 83.

On June 6, 1969 Mrs. Young was united in marriage to Detroit, Michigan native, Dennis George Young who was ordained October 3, 1992 as a Missionary Baptist Pastor. The marriage ceremony was performed in Robbinsville, North Carolina.

Eld. Young preceded her in death on January 2, 2018 at the age of 67.

On November 4, 1990 Mrs. Young and her husband were baptized into the full fellowship of the Caney Fork Missionary Baptist Church in the Helms Bend Community.

Surviving is her daughter, Amy Young Underwood of the Stewarts Bend Community; three grandchildren, Chelsea Underwood of the Popes Hill Community, Beth Franklin and husband Stephen of the Hogans Creek Community, Chris Underwood of the Popes Hill Community; three great-grandchildren, Madison Presley, Skylar Underwood Carter Franklin; brother, Jerry Postell and wife Brenda of Robbinsville, North Carolina.