C. Eugene Young, 52, son of Lawrence Hizer Young and Ersell Lida Bridges Young, was born Dec. 11, 1952, at Martinez, Calif. He died July 15, 2005, at his home at Hartshorn.He married Reta Louise Volner April 3, 1971, at Summersville. During their 34-year marriage, they had eight children.Mr. Young served with the Army during the Vietnam Era, serving in Germany from 1972 to 1974.He worked for Craig Charcoal Industries for many years as a mechanic.He was a hunter and fisherman and loved the outdoors, especially with his children and grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his mother; son, Jeremy; two brothers, Hershell and Churchell; and two sisters, Almeta and Roberta.Surviving are his wife of the home at Hartshorn; his children, L.H. Young of Birch Tree, Gena Stark of Summersville, Jessie Young of Rolla, Hubie Young of Mountain View, Crystal Young, Heather Young and Dustin Young of the home at Hartshorn; his father of Summersville; three brothers, Delbert King of Shelton, Wash., Larry Young of Winona and Glen Young of Summersville; sisters, Ruthie James of Houston, Juanita Elfine of Summersville, Wanda German of Hartshorn and Alta James of Licking; and seven grandchildren.Services were July 18 at the Assembly of God at Summersville with the Rev. Ben Lankford officiating. Burial was in the Summersville City Cemetery under the direction of Bradford Funeral Home. “

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