Davis Young

Davis Young, 66, of Urania, passed from this life on Saturday, May 26, 2018, at his residence in Jena. He was born April 15, 1952 in Jena to the union of Spencer and Lucy Westbrooks Young. Davis was a hard working man who worked in the woods and he loved to go fishing. He loved his family and his grandchildren. Services were held at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 27, at the First Baptist Church of Olla with Rev. Denver McBroom officiating. Interment followed at the Urania Cemetery in Urania under direction of Riser Funeral Home of Olla. He was preceded in death by his son, Davis Overton Young; his parents; siblings, Clyde Young, Kenneth Young, Mae Coleman, Ilene Coleman, Mavis Young, and Edith Humble. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Dewanna Young; son, Daylin Young and fiancé Zana Cruse; daughter, Jackie Deann Aycock and husband Johnny; brother, Spencer Young; sister, Jewell Coleman; grandchildren, Thaniel Young and Matt Cruse; nephew, Kenneth Robert Howell; sister-in-law, Tammy Wilson and husband Billy; mother and father-in-law, Joann and Johnny Allbritton. Pallbearers were Jerod Foster, Garth Wilson, Kolby Murry, J. W. Summeral, Kevin Howell, and Tyler Richey. Honorary Pallbearers were Daniel Eubanks, Luke Wilson, Thaniel Young, Robbie Howell, and Pete Adams.

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