It is with great sadness that the family of Kathryn Nellie Young, 71, of Folkston, announces her passing on August 21, 2021, from respiratory complications related to COVID, along with battling cancer.
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She was born April 13, 1950, to the late Elisha Mack Thomas and Retty Lavada Vinson Thomas.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Young and her two daughters, Edith Kathleen Kimble and Diamond Danielle Smith.
She is survived by many relatives, a sister, Kay Elizabeth Thomas and nephew, David Jones McCrary , who lived with her and provided support and care; her children, four daughters, Jennifer, Martha, Christina (who also lived with and gave great care), and Catherine; one step-daughter, Katherleen; two sons , Robert, Delmas; one step-son, Delmas; grandchildren, Kevin, Demetri, Alyssa, Nicholas, Carlye, Isabella, Nami and Kaylene.
Funeral services will not be held due to the family’s COVID quarantine, but Kathryn will be cremated at and buried alongside her late husband, Larry, and late daughter, Diamond, at Homeland Cemetery.