(Posted Dec. 4, 2006)
John Thomas Young, 85, a native of Shelbyville, Ind., and resident of Houma, La., died at 10:05 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, 2006.
Graveside services will be held Saturday at Forrest Hill Cemetery in Shelbyville.
He is survived by two daughters, Kate Love and husband, Charles, of Houma, and Jenny Harrison and husband, Bill, of Tupelo, Miss.; one sister, Betty Kelley of Kalamzoo, Mich.; five grandchildren, Chris Love, Julie Travillo, Liza Teuton, Samantha Harrison and Thomas Harrison; and one great-grandchild, J.T. Teuton.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Naomi Weintraut Young; and his parents, John Stephen Young and Katheryn Hester Winkles Young.
He was retired owner and CEO of Monte Glove Co. and Young Oil and Supra Fuel.
He was a Merchant Marines.
Chauvin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.