Mrs. Catherine Young 99, formerly of 911 Taggart Avenue widow of David Young died December 4, 2019 at Self Regional Medical Center. She was born in Ninety-Six, SC November 30, 1921 a daughter of the late Andrew Campbell and Sarah Bluford Campbell.
She was a member of Mt Zion Baptist church in Coronaca , South Carolina where she served as former President of the Usher Board, member of the Missionary Society, Mother of the Church and honorary member of the Women of Gratitude and was bestowed the SheRo Award. She was former director of the Sunbeam Choir and a member of the Taggart/Russell Street Community Club.
She was preceded in death by a son, David Young, Jr; her siblings, Johnnie Mae Boyd, Lucy Grant, Giles "Preacher" Campbell, Walter Campbell, Dollis Cunningham and Lula Ray Garrett.
She leaves to cherish her memory two daughters, Brenda Young Hill and Denora Young of Atlanta, GA; a son in law, Gregory Hill of Philadelphia PA; one sister, Mary Frances Brown of Greenwood; one sister in law, Annie Pearl Williams of Atlanta, GA ; one granddaughter, Morgan S. Hill and one great grandson, Kamari David Middleton of Lithonia, GA; a special friend and roommate, Janet Rowland and a host of nieces , nephews, relatives and friends and also and a special thanks to the staff at Morningside Assisted Living.
Services will be held Noon Monday, December 9, 2019 at Mt Zion Baptist Church with Rev. Cartrell Blume Sr. officiating.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Young will be placed in the church at 11:00 am
The family is at the home 911 Taggart Avenue, Greenwood, SC 29646
The address and phone number for the church 619 Hwy 246 N , Greenwood, SC 29646 ( 864-229-0981)
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.percivaltompkinsfh.com or you may contact Brenda Hill @ 770-241-9325 or Denora Young @ 770-596-1642
Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Young family.