Rose Johnson Young (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Rose Johnson Young, age 84, wife of the late Mr. George Russell Young, entered into rest at University Hospital on February 9, 2008. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. at The Hill Baptist Church with Dr. Michael L. Ruffin officiating. Interment will follow in Westover Memorial Park. Mrs. Rose Young is a retired secretary from Coca-Cola Company. She was also a member of The Hill Baptist Church, a loving wife, mother, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Survivors include her daughter, Rose Y. Young and husband James C., Jr.; her special friend, Rev. Carter Hudson; five grandchildren, Kimberly Y. Bernier, Jennifer Gaines and husband Scott, Leigh Ann Marie Young, Meagan Tucker and husband Jason, James Carter Young, III; three great-grandchildren, Nicholas Young, Kaitlyn Bernier, and Elizabeth Rose Bernier; a cousin, Mrs. Kitty Keller; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, J.C. and Leona Johnson. If so desired, memorials may be made to the Hill Baptist Church Missions Program, 2165 King Way, Augusta, GA 30904. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Young, Carter Young, Scott Gaines, Nicholas Young, Pat Farr, and Donald Widener. Honorary pallbearers will be the Emanuel Sunday School Class of The Hill Baptist Church. Platt's Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Ave., Augusta, Ga. 706- 733-3636.

The Augusta Chronicle-February 12, 2008