Mr. Lowell Blaine Young, of Milner, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at Brightmoor Hospice.

Lowell was born on Saturday, Aug. 24, 1935, in Tellico Plains, to the late John M. Young and the late Bessie Ellen Stewart Young. Lowell retired from Ford Motor Company, where he worked in Inventory Assessment. He loved traveling with his beloved Janice. Cody, Wyoming was his special place. He loved the mountains and working outside.

Lowell enjoyed square dancing, was a square dance caller, and was a member of, and started many, square dance clubs.

He was 83 years old.

Preceded in death by: his beloved wife, Janice A. Newman Young; parents, listed above; siblings, Claude Young, Hollis Young, Dale Young.

Lowell is survived by: his children, Kent Young, Sonya Dyer (Mack), Barbara Ann Matthews (Chris);

Grandchildren, Dean Matthews (Melissa), Nikki Matthews, Mackenzie Dyer, Noah Dyer;

Great-grandson, Shane Matthews;

Sister, Azalee Moore;

Brother, Corbin Young (Vanda);

Sisters-in-law, Delores Young, Hilda Young Pearson.

A memorial service for Mr. Lowell Young will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 22, 2019, at Brown Hill Presbyterian Church in Tellico Plains. A graveside service will immediately follow, in Brown Hill Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Brightmoor Hospice, 3247 Newnan Road Griffin, GA 30223, or Brightmoor Nursing Home, 3235 Newnan Road Griffin, GA 30223.

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Williams-Westbury Funeral Home, 526 College Drive, Barnesville, is serving the Young family.