Deborah Lynn Young
Deborah "Debby" Lynn Young was born on Feb. 2, 1963, in Rockland, Maine, to Loren Arthur and Julia Merlene (Redden) Young, and passed from this life on Dec. 23, 2013, in Durant, Okla., at the age of 50.
Debby moved to Bryan County, Okla., in 1985. She then moved to Boone in 2000 to be closer to her daughter and grandchildren. She returned to Durant in Nov. 2013.
She worked in retail as a cashier and was of the Church of Christ Faith. She enjoyed jigsaw puzzles, playing scrabble and cards, watching comedies, romantic movies, gong to the beach, collecting lighthouses and coins, and listening to rock music. Her favorite group was Pink Floyd, but of above all, she dearly loved her children, grandchildren, and family.
Debby was preceded in death by her father, Arthur Young; brothers, Clyde and Loren Young Jr; step-father, Eddie Hider; and grandparents, Clyde and Ilene Young, and Jess and Pearl Redden.
Debby is survived by her children, David Capri and wife, Sarah, of St. Louis, Mo., and Amy Freeman and husband, Ray, of Boone; mother, Julia Hider of Caddo, Okla.; sisters, Loretta Payton and husband, William, of Balsam Grove, and Susan Lawson of Durant; brother, Robert Young of Mead, Okla.; grandchildren, Dyllan Walls, Jonas Austin, Zachariah Capri, Lela Capri and Cheyenne Capri; half-sister Marjorie Smith; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and friends.
A celebration of Debby's life was held 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at the Caddo Church of Christ. Cory Myers officiated. Interment followed in Gethsemane Cemetery in Caddo.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at http://www.brownsfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of
Brown's Funeral Service, Durant.