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Beverly "Bev" Young

June 24, 1927 ~ January 6, 2024 (age 96) 96 Years Old
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Beverly "Bev" Young Obituary

Beverly “Bev” Young, age 96, of the Highland Community in Lincoln County, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, January 6, 2024, in Danville, Kentucky.  Born Friday, June 24, 1927, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late James E. & Allie Gourley Young.  Bev was a US Army WWII Veteran, where he earned the rank of Corporal.  Bev previously worked for the Cincinnati Union Terminal (13 years), Angel Manufacturing (9 years), Builder’s Supply (11 years), and was a farmer for many years.  Bev was a member of Highland United Methodist Church and was the caretaker of Highland United Methodist Church Cemetery for many years.  Bev loved spending time with his family and enjoyed gardening, in his spare time.

Bev leaves behind four sons, Daniel Young (Kate) of Hawley, Pennsylvania, Dwight Young (Leslie) of St. Petersburg, Florida, Steele Harmon of Lexington, Kentucky, and Glenn Adington (Jackie) of Waynesburg, Kentucky; three daughters, Vicki Senior of Danville, Kentucky, Diane Jeffries (Harold) of Stanford, Kentucky, and Debra Petrey (Dale) of Richmond, Kentucky; 13 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one brother, Gary Lynn Young (Geraldine) of Germantown, Ohio; one sister, Beatrice Faye Reed of Louisville, Kentucky; and numerous other extended family members and friends who mourn his passing. 

In addition to his parents, Bev was preceded in death by his wife, Imogene Edwards Young (2005); his wife, Iva Adington Young (2021); three brothers, Jim Young, Glen Young, and Leonard Young; and five sisters, Helen Croft, Wilma Denham, Wibbie Denham, Phyllis Young, and Eunice Wood.

A Public Visitation will be held 11AM-1PM Saturday, January 13, 2024, at Fox & Friend Funeral Home.

The Public Funeral Service will be held 1:00PM Saturday, at the funeral home. Bro. Andrew McGinnis will officiate the service.  The Funeral Service will be livestreamed on Bev’s memorial page of the funeral home’s website.

Burial will follow in Highland United Methodist Church Cemetery.  Brian Carrier, Patrick Carrier, Brandon Jeffries, Jacob Adington, Brian Glass, and Glenn Adington will serve as Active Pallbearers.  Dennis Glass and Dr. Richard J. Hempel will serve as Honorary Pallbearers.

Memorial Contributions suggested to Highland United Methodist Church or to Highland United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund.

Fox & Friend Funeral Home, Stanford, is entrusted with Bev’s arrangements.  Guest Book at

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January 13, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Fox & Friend Funeral Home
312 West Main Street
Stanford, KY 40484

Funeral Service
January 13, 2024

1:00 PM
Fox & Friend Funeral Home
312 West Main Street
Stanford, KY 40484

January 13, 2024

Highland Cemetery
9731 KY Hwy 1247
Waynesburg, KY 40489


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