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Betty R. Young

October 23, 1939 ~ April 25, 2019 (age 79)

Betty R. Young, 79, of Stanford, KY passed away on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville, KY. Born October 23, 1939 in Paint Lick, KY to the late Claude Rhodus and Vena Smith Rhodus, she was the widow of the late Victor C. Young, Sr., and worked as a homemaker for most of her life. She was also a member of Willow Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include one son, William Bruce Young of Stanford, KY; one daughter, Anita Elizabeth Sims (Jimmie) of Kings Mountain, KY; one sister, Helen Durbin of Danville, KY; three grandchildren, Hannah Nikole Sims of Kings Mountain, KY, Ben Young of Campbellsville, KY, and April Vickers (Herman) of Stanford, KY; two great-grandchildren, Cara and Piper Vickers; one daughter-in-law, Donita Young of Stanford, KY; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Victor C. Young, Jr.; two brothers, Charles Rhodus and Claude Rhodus; and two sisters, Lena Rhodus and Dorothy Rhodus. Visitation will be Friday, April 26, 2019 at Mount Moriah Christian Church in Highland, KY from 5-9pm. Funeral service will be 1pm Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the church with Reverends Johnny Thompson and Lewis Walter officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Moriah Christian Church Cemetery. Casket bearers are: Frank Rhodus, Rex Rhodus, Brent Rhodus, Barry Carrier, Jason Hennegar, and Bryan Gover. Honorary bearers will be: Mark Young, Tim Young, and Devaughn Jordan.

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