Young, Earlena

Monday, February 18, 2013

Earlena Young, 86, died on February 14, 2013 in Ooltewah, Tennessee.

Services will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 20,  at noon at First Baptist  of Ooltewah Church. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

The body will lie in state after noon on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


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