De QUEEN, Ark.—Flossie Marlene Young, 80, of Gillham, Ark., died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, in a De Queen hospital.

Mrs. Young was born July 23, 1932, in Bonham, Texas. She was a former employee of Baldwin Piano Company, a homemaker, a member of Gideons and First Assembly of God, De Queen. She was preceded in death by her husband, Douglas Eugene Young; and two daughters, Karen Taylor and Susan Young.

Survivors include one son, Donavan Douglas Young of King, Ark.; one daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Darrell Payne of King; one sister, Marie Lewis of San Antonio; three grandchildren, Sharrell Pearce, Aliesha Thornton and Nicholas Payne; six great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at First Assembly of God with the Revs. Ray Reynolds and Kent Irvan officiating. Burial will be in Gillham Cemetery under direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to First Assembly of God building fund or Gideon Camp.

Online registration is at

wilkersonfuneralhomes.com.



Published: 10/14/2012