Funeral  services  for  Mr.  Houston  Clay “Hugh” Young,
Sr.
, 72,  of  Cookeville,  Tennessee,  will be  held  at  2 P.M. on
Sunday,  October  9,  2011,  at  Anderson - Upper  Cumberland
Funeral  Home.  Burial  will  follow  in  the  Young  Cemetery  on
Sugartown Lane in Gainesboro, TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends on Saturday from 4 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Sunday from 11 A.M. until time of services.

He  passed  away   on   Thursday,  October  6, 2011, at  the
Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
   
He  was  born  May  29, 1939,  in Jackson County, TN, to the
late    
William  Clay  Young    and    Bessie  Stafford  Young
Jackson
.  On  September  12,  1959, he  was  married to Mary
Johnson Young
,  who  survives.  He  was  a  salesman, and  a
member of the Center Grove Church of Christ. He served in the
U.S. Army.

In  addition  to  his  parents, he was preceded in death  by  
1
Son:
Houston Clay Young, Jr.; and 1 Brother: Richard Young.

Survivors   include   his    
Wife:    Mary  Johnson  Young   of
Cookeville, TN;  
3  Sons: Greg (Shonda) Young of Gallatin, TN,
Alan (Sherrie) Young  of  Cookeville,  TN,   and   Ron Young  of
Gainesboro, TN;  
7  Grandchildren:  Skyler, Keagan, Alan, Jr.,
Justin, Ron, Jr., Nicholas, and Ashley Young;
 3  Brothers: Billy
Ray Young, Ralph Young, and Kenny Young, all of Gainesboro,
TN; and
2 Sisters: Dorothy Allen of Cookeville, TN, and Wanda
Dayton of Texas.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
© 2011 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home