David Rhea Young

April 3, 1946 ~ January 17, 2020 (age 73)


David Rhea Young, 73, went to be with the Lord on Friday, January 17, 2020.  He was born on April 3, 1946 in Greencastle, Indiana to the late Melvin and Norma (Jeffers) Young.  David graduated from Reelsville High School in 1964 and went on to serve in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.  In 1967 he married his wife of 52 years Loretta (McCullough) Young. David worked as a semi-driver for many years and proudly retired from UPS in 2007.

David enjoyed being outdoors hunting, fishing, and doing wood work.  He loved country music and films, especially John Wayne movies.  Most of all, David loved spending time with his family.

Survivors include:

Wife:    Loretta Young

Sons:    Brad (Joyce) Young

    Mel Young

    Kevin (Jessica) Young

Daughter:    Melissa (Luke) Edwards

Sister:    Carolyn (Don) Wright

David is also survived by Six grandchildren and other extended family.

Moore Funeral Home in Brazil, Indiana was entrusted with Davids care and cremation arrangements.  The family will have a private graveside service at a later date. 

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