Betty Sue Young, 82, of Carmi passed away at 12:30 a.m., Wednesday, July 17. 2019 at Wabash Christian Village. She was born in Evansville, IN on October 19, 1936 the daughter of John William and Minnie Octavia (Whetstone) Evans. Betty married Clark "Boone" Young on February 4, 1954 and he preceded her in death on July 18, 1998. She worked as a CNA. She was a member of the American Legion Post #224 Auxiliary, the VFW Post #3581 Auxiliary and the Enfield General Baptist Church.
Betty is survived by two daughters, Virginia (George) Tidwell, of Norris City and Vallerie Horner, of Evansville; brother, Jimmy Lynn Fisher, of Sylacauga, AL; sister-in-law, Von Fisher, of Grayville; five grandchildren, Kelly Tidwell, Amy Graham, Victor Ramirez, Cindy (Greg) Palk and James Hoover; eleven great- grandchildren, Samantha, Allison, Halley and Caleb Ramirez, Daniel (Autumn) Matthews, David Anthony Jackson, Jacob Nuckolls, Lachrisha (Randall) Essary, Elizabeth Gail, Liam and Owen Henry Palk and many great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a daughter, Clara Jean Young, three brothers, Robert and David Lee Evans and Martin Fisher and three sisters, Leona Eckols, Dorothy Knight, Janet Johnson and Peggy King.
Funeral services for Betty Sue Young, 82, of Carmi will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, July 21, 2019 at Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi. Burial will be in Stokes Chapel Cemetery in Crossville. Visitation will be on Sunday from 12:30 until service time at Campbell Funeral Home.