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Sharon “Gayle” Young

Sharon “Gayle” Young, age 75, of Washburn, Missouri

        Sharon “Gayle” Young, age 75, of Washburn, Missouri passed away Saturday, October 28, 2023 at Cox Monett Hospital in Monett, Missouri.

            She was born March 18, 1948 in Green Forest, Arkansas the daughter of Paul and Vernetta Lucille (Carnelison) Morris. On August 9, 1968 in Blue Eye, Arkansas she was united in marriage to James Young, who survives. Also surviving are Shawna Young of Washburn, Missouri; Scott Young and his wife Sheryl of Washburn, Missouri; Clint Maddox and his wife Tammy of Washburn, Missouri; Dave Stover and his wife Sandy of Seligman, Missouri; grandchildren, Brittney and Devon Stubbings, Nathan and Faith Young, Breanna Maddox and Cordell Boyd, Baylee Maddox and Kaylee Stover; great-grandchild, Weston Young; honorary children, Santana Hobbs, Rusty Cornelius, Brandon Deschane, Brian Robbins, Eric Bernard and Shannon Davis; honorary grandchildren, Josh Corn, Ben Lasiter, Chad Oxford, Tanner Oldham and John Mulkey; honorary great-grandchildren, Ellie Santos, Easton Oxford, Harper Oxford, Rhett Mulkey, Maverick Mulkey, Boden Oxford, Lucas Lasiter and Rylee Oldham; one brother, Dan Morris of Buffalo, Missouri; one sister, Kay Colvin of Seligman, Missouri and many nieces and nephews.

            Preceding her in death were her parents; one brother, Wayne Morris and two nephews, Kenneth Howard Colvin, Jr. and Lucas Morris.

            Gayle attended school in Blue Eye, Missouri graduating from Blue Eye High School. She was employed by Justin Boots as a seamstress for several years. Gayle loved to cook and travel, she had been to all 50 states. Family always came first, her grandchildren were very important to her, she enjoyed going to all of their school and extracurricular activities.

            Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 3, 2023 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Reverend Glenn Erwin and Pastor Dale Stover will conduct the services. Burial will be at Hickman Cemetery in Washburn, Missouri.

            The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 7:00 P.M. Thursday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

            Contributions may be made to Power Of Pink in memory of Gayle.

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