Funeral services for Myrtle Young of Tyler are scheduled for Tuesday, October 4, 2016 11:00 AM at North Tenneha Church of Christ. Interment will be held in Evergreen Memorial Park under the direction of Brooks Sterling & Garrett Funeral Directors.
Myrtle Davis Young was born to Steven and Mary Davis on June 6, 1919 in Harrison County, Texas. She attended school in Marshall, Texas. She graduated with honors from Pemberton High School in Marshall.
She was married to W.L. Young in 1940, and five children were born to this union. She was the epitome of a dutiful wife and mother. She was a person of love and compassion.
She was a faithful member of North Tenneha Church of Christ. She was a trained nurse and retired from East Texas Medical Center after 20 years of service.
Myrtle was preceded in death by her parents, husband and daughter Betty.
She departed life on Wednesday, September 28, 2016. She leaves to cherish her memory, three sons, Lias Carl Young, Clark Young and Robert Keith Young; one daughter, Bernice Broyles; Eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren A host of other relatives and friends.
Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Oct. 3, 2016.