George "Porgie" Young, 94, of 39 Water Street, Asheville entered into eternal rest on Sunday, March 12, 2006 at his home
George lived on Water Street for over 60 years and was retired from Burlington Industries.
George was born in Buncombe County, to the late William and Lottie Allen Young on November 15, 1911. He was preceded in death by his wife Willie Mae Young, daughter, Mae Ella Johnston, son-in-law Edward Johnston, brothers, Samuel Allen, Johnny Young Sr., and Wintford Young.
He leaves to cherish his memory, brothers Grafton Young, Sr. (Sue) and Joseph Young, Sr. of Fletcher; sister, Alberta Y. Jones of Hendersonville; grandchildren, Richard Johnston and Pat Johnston of Trenton, NJ; special nephew, Grafton Young, Jr. of Lexington, VA, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, and his "good friend" Clayton Ware of Asheville.
Services will be held Thursday at 2 PM in the chapel of Hart Funeral Service. Burial will be in Sunset Cemetery. Rev. Roy Young will officiate.
The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to services and other times at the residence.
Read George Young's Obituary and Guestbook on hartfuneralservice.com.