Dorothy Mae Brown Young

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Dorothy Mae Brown Young, 87, of Lewisburg, passed away on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, in Maury Regional Medical Center.

A native of Detroit, Mich., Mrs. Young was the daughter of the late Virgil Harris Brown and Kathleen Darnell Williams, and the stepdaughter of the late Joe L. Williams. She was married to Vinson Young Jr., who passed away in 2003. She was a graduate of Columbia Business College, a senior citizen volunteer, and a member of Farmington United Methodist Church.

Survivors include one son, Ronald B. Young of Lewisburg; two brothers, Marvin H. (Julia Ann) Brown of Athens, Ala. and Allen (Charlotte) Williams of Scottsboro, Ala.; one sister, Emogene (Wayne) Spivey of Lewisburg; a grandson, Gregory B. (Wendy) Young of Lewisburg, two great-granddaughters, Alexiss and Jordon Young of Lewisburg; two stepgreat-grandsons, Rusty Fuller and Tylor Fuller and his friend Hannah Oneal; a stepgreat-great-grandchild, Brantley Fuller; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Mrs. Young were conducted on Sunday, Jan. 19, from the Chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Rev. Leland Carden officiating. Burial followed in Andrews-Liggett Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Farmington United Methodist Church or St. Jude Children's Hospital.

You may sign Mrs. Young's guest registry at

Bills McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory was in charge of the arrangements