Richard Alan Young, 73, passed away unexpectedly on January 20, 2018.
He was born in Rochester, NY, on Aug. 17, 1944. Richard was a U.S. Navy veteran and served during the Vietnam era. He has a PhD from Baylor University in Theology.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Geraldine Rodell Young and Kenneth Murchison Young.
Richard is survived by his wife, Laura Dozier Young, and two brothers, Kenneth Young of California and Lawrence Young of Arizona.
He will be buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk, Va., and a memorial service may be at a later date.
Please share your memories of Richard with the family at www.chattanoogaeastchapel.com
Arrangement are by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, East Chapel, 404 S. Moore Road, East Ridge, Tn. 37412.