Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

September 20, 2013

Alice Virginia Boyd Young

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

MARION, Va. — Alice Virginia Boyd Young, age 96, of Marion, VA formerly of Tazewell County and Salem, VA, died Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at Francis Manor in Marion, VA. Born April 2, 1917 in Tannersville, VA, she was a daughter of the late William Birt Boyd and Mary Caledonia “Molly” Vanhoozer Boyd.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Blair Young; one daughter Jo Ann Young; two sisters, Mary June Finnerty and Ollie Natkiel; four brothers, William Boyd, Melvin Boyd, Jess Boyd, and Eugene Boyd.

She is survived by one daughter, Barbara Young Puckett and husband, Joe of Marion, VA; several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be conducted at 3 PM Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, VA with Pastor Huffman officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

In keeping with her wishes, she will be cremated and interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to a Child Shall Lead Them Food Pantry, P.O. Box 26, Tazewell, VA 24651.

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