Thomas Edward Young, 54 of Evans, WV, passed away March 2, 2020 at Charleston General Hospital following a short illness.

He was born August 10, 1965 in Gallipolis, Ohio, a son of Lula Williams Young and the late Thomas Young. He was a graduate of Spencer High School and worked for R and R Auto Sales in Spencer and Ripley for 35 years . He was known for his quick wit and known to say, “I like fast cars and pretty women!” His greatest joy was playing with his grandchildren whom he was so proud. 

In addition to his mother Lula Young. he is survived by his son, Austin (Cierra) Young; sisters Joletha (Randy) Knopp and Brenda (Jackie) Roberts; brother Jim (Jody) Young;  grandchildren Peyton and Ja’Cory Young; nieces and nephews Joey, Jason and Kevin Knopp, Jackie,  Krystal and Cyndi Roberts, James Young and Laurenn Young-Rouse along with several extended family members.

Funeral Service will be 7:00 pm Thursday, March 5, 2020 at the Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley. Friends may call on the family from 5:00 pm until the time of the service on Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the funeral home to help cover expenses.

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