Obituary for Richard Lee Young

Richard Lee Young, age 76 of Blacksburg, Virginia passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Born March 12, 1945 in Radford, Virginia he was the son of the late Lee Willard Young & Virginia McPeak Young.

Richard was a veteran of the United States Air Force and the National Guard. He was retired from Volvo Trucks.

He is survived by his

 Wife – Patricia Parks Young – Blacksburg

Children – Day (Chris) Morales – Israel, Michelle (J.B.) Kitts – Georgia, Tammy O’Dell – Pulaski

Grandchildren – Dianah, Damion, Elijah, Ruben, Nathan, Lilly, Austin & Brady Kitts, Aubrey, Tripp and Pierce O’Dell

Sisters – Patsy (Roger) Young Meneely – Winston Salem, NC, Joanne Burke – Martinsville

 Special Nieces – Missy McLemore, Sherry James and any more relatives and friends

Funeral and visitation dates and times are incomplete at present time. Please check back for updated information.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.