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Bailey “Boxcar” Young, of Wartburg

December 12, 1947 — September 28, 2023

 

Mr. Bailey “Boxcar” Young, age 75 of Wartburg passed away in his loving home on September 28th, 2023.

Bailey loved going for rides up Gobey, tending to a garden and spending time with his family. He was a giving and loving husband, father, grandpa, brother and uncle. He could put a smile on anyone’s face by telling them stories of his younger years.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Gurley and Emilea Young; brother Estelle Young.

He is survived by his loving wife Wanda young; son Stacey and Misty Young; granddaughter Sydney and Jeremiah Gunter; wonderful sisters Dorris Melhorn and Betty Hamby; special nieces Brenda Williams, Rosalee Young, Buffy Copeland and nephew Henry Young who he loved like his own. He was loved by a host of many more.

Bailey will be missed by many.

The family will receive friends Monday, October 2, 2023 at Schubert Funeral Home in Wartburg from 12:00-2:00 p.m. with the funeral to follow at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. James Griffith officiating.  Interment will follow in the McCartt Cemetery in the Gobey community.

Schubert Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. Bailey “Boxcar” Young.

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Visitation

Monday, October 2, 2023

12:30 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Schubert Funeral Home - Wartburg

1318 Knoxville Hwy, Wartburg, TN 37887

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Funeral Service

Monday, October 2, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Schubert Funeral Home - Wartburg

1318 Knoxville Hwy, Wartburg, TN 37887

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Interment

Monday, October 2, 2023

Starts at 2:30 pm (Eastern time)

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