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Jack Conley Young

June 12, 1924 September 17, 2018
Jack Conley Young
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Obituary for Jack Conley Young

Jack Conley Young, 94 of Oak Ridge passed away on September 17, 2018 at Canterfield of Oak Ridge. Jack was born June 12, 1924 in Murphy, North Carolina to parents James Molton Young and Blanche Conley Young.

As a member of First Baptist Church of Oak Ridge he was active with the choir as well as being a Sunday school teacher. He graduated from Maryville College in 1950 and received his masters degree from the University of Tennessee in 1959.


Jack served in the US Navy during WWII in the Pacific and later in the Korean Conflict. He was an avid car enthusiast, was past President of East Tennessee Antique Auto Club, enjoying collecting and restorations.

Jack enjoyed living at Canterfield, participating in many of their activities, and enjoyed fellowship with his friends at McDonald’s breakfast.

Preceding him in death were his parents, daughter Diane Young Roberts and her husband Dean, son-in-law Raymond Whitley, and his siblings Wilma Carroll, James M. Young, Jr., and Iris Louise Young He is survived by son, John Young of Oak Ridge; daughters, Carolyn Sue Young Whitley of Signal Mountain, TN, Jane Young Phillips and husband Howard of Eighty-four, PA,Dottie Young Kelly and husband Mike of Knoxville and Catherine Young Whitt and husband Wilby of Fernandina Beach, FL; 9 grandchildren and 4 great-granddchildren.

The family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to Canterfield as well as to Amedisys Hospice for their caring concern for their father.

The family will receive friends Thursday, September 20th at First Baptist Church from 11 AM until 12 PM with the funeral service beginning at 12 PM. Rev. Rory Naeve will be officiating. The graveside service will follow at Clark’s Grove Cemetery, 3217 William Mills Road, Maryville. An online guest book may be signed at weatherfordmortuary.com


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Visitation

Thursday

20

Sep

11:00 AM 9/20/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 9/20/2018 12:00:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Oak Ridge

1101 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

First Baptist Church of Oak Ridge
1101 Oak Ridge Turnpike Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States

Funeral

Thursday

20

Sep

12:00 PM 9/20/2018 12:00:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Oak Ridge

1101 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

First Baptist Church of Oak Ridge
1101 Oak Ridge Turnpike Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States

Graveside Service

Thursday

20

Sep

1:30 PM 9/20/2018 1:30:00 PM
Clark's Grove Cemetery

3217 Williams Mill Road
Maryville, Tennessee 37803

Clark's Grove Cemetery
3217 Williams Mill Road Maryville 37803 Tennessee
United States
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