Originally created 05/24/00

Mr. Jessie Young Sr.



Mr. Jessie Paul Young Sr., 83, died Tuesday, May 23, 2000, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at Starling-Hatcher Funeral Home with the Rev. Jeff Hines officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Mr. Young, a native of Register, had retired from Enterprise Mill textile division. He was a member of Broad Street Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, Jessie Paul Young Jr., Augusta; two daughters, Margaret Young Smith, North Augusta, and JoAnn Young Fleming, Hephzibah; and eight grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Donnie Coursey, Ben O. Young Jr., Marcus A. Young, Curtis Starks, Danny Sanders, Nathan Jones and Greg Sakata.

Memorials may be made to Broad Street Baptist Church, 20 Broad Street, Augusta, GA 30901.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle May 24, 2000