Young, Paula Gene

Young, Paula Gene

Female 1924 - 2007  (82 years)

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  • Name Young, Paula Gene 
    Born 27 Dec 1924  Ansted, Fayette County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Sep 2007  High Point, Guiford County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Mountain View Memorial Park, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I14425  Sackett | Descendants of Rev. John Moore, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Line of Albert Ralph Young
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2022 

    Father Young, Rev. Albert Ralph,   b. 27 Sep 1891, Putnam County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1971, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Dowler, Glenna Peora,   b. 13 Jun 1892, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1979, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 25 Jun 1911  Elizabeth, Wirt County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 4 children 
     1. Young, Rev. Chandos Albert,   b. 25 Mar 1912, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1994, Clarkston, DeKalb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Young, Rev. Ferman Lambert,   b. 31 Aug 1917, Barboursville, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1992, Signal Mountain, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Young, Paula Gene,   b. 27 Dec 1924, Ansted, Fayette County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 2007, High Point, Guiford County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +4. Young, Rev. Loren Darlington,   b. 20 Oct 1927, Oak Hill, Fayette County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 2003, Canton, Cherokee, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     
    Family ID F5661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Smith, James M.,   d. Unknown 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F5673  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Dec 1924 - Ansted, Fayette County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Sep 2007 - High Point, Guiford County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mountain View Memorial Park, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Photos
    Paula Gene Young (1924-2007)
    Paula Gene Young (1924-2007)
    1942 Huntington High School (Huntington, West Virginia) yearbook photo

  • Notes 
    • Paula Young Smith

      Mrs. Paula Young Smith, 83, died Friday, Sept 14, 2007.
      Born in Ansted on Dec. 27, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Albert R. and Glenna Dowler Young.
      Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her loving husband, James M. Smith; brothers, the Rev. Chandos A. Young, the Rev. Ferman L. Young and the Rev. Loren D. Young.
      She is survived by sons, Joseph A. Smith of Sylva, NC., and I. Melvin Smith and his wife, Connie, of High Point, N.C., daughters: Ruth S. and her husband, Bill Tracy, of Charleston and Paula "Honey" Staley of Charlotte, N.C.; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
      Justin, she is coming to dance with you.
      The daughter of a Methodist preacher, Paula's formative years were spent in towns and cities throughout West Virginia, where her outstanding intellect, sharp wit and open heart made her friendships which lasted until her last day. Paula graduated from Marshall University and spent her life dedicated to her immediate family, her church family and to her career, which started as a teacher and progressed throughout state and federal government. She worked for Congress and later for the Naitonal Home Study Council in Washington, D.C. For the last 20 years, Paula lived in High Point, N.C., to be close to the majority of her children and grandchildren.
      She was a active member of the First United Methodist Chuch of High Point, N.C., where she sang in the choir and was a member of Stephen's Ministry.
      Funeral servie will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, at Handley Funeral Home, Danville.
      Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
      A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Mountain View Cemetery, Charleston.
      You may express your ocndolences to the family at handleyfh.com

      The Charleston Gazette, September 15, 2007
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      Alternate birthdate: 27 Dec 1923 [Source not cited]

  • Sources 
    1. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 13 Jan 2022.
      Name: Paula Gene Young [Paula Gene Smith] [Paula Smith]
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 27 Dec 1923
      Birth Place: Anstead, West Virginia [Anstead Faye??, West Virginia]
      Death Date: 14 Sep 2007
      Father:
      Albert R Young
      Mother:
      Glenna P Dowler
      SSN: 236363732
      Notes: Apr 1943: Name listed as PAULA GENE YOUNG; May 1950: Name listed as PAULA GENE SMITH; 19 Sep 2007: Name listed as PAULA G SMITH

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 16 Jan 2022.
      Memorial ID 21893755
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/21893755

      Paula Young Smith
      Birth 27 Dec 1923
      Death 14 Sep 2007 (aged 83)
      Burial
      Mountain View Memorial Park
      Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA

      Mrs. Paula Young Smith, 83, died Friday, Sept 14, 2007.
      Born in Anstead WV Dec. 27, l923, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Albert R. Young and Glenna Dowler Young.

      Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her loving husband, James M. Smith; brothers, Rev. Chandos A. Young, Rev. Ferman L. Young and Rev. Loren D. Young.

      She is survived by sons; Joseph A. Smith of Sylva, NC and I. Melvin Smith and his wife, Connie of High Point, NC; daughters; Ruth S. and her husband Bill Tracy of Charleston, WV and Paula (Honey) Staley of Charlotte, NC; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

      Justin she is coming to dance with you.

      The daughter of a Methodist preacher Paula's formative years were spent in towns and cities throughout WV where her outstanding intellect, sharp wit and open heart made her friendships which lasted until her last day. Paula graduated from Marshall University and spent her life dedicated to her immediate family, her church family and to her career which started as a teacher and progressed throughout state and federal government. She worked for congress and later for The National Home Study Council in Washington DC. For the last 20 years Paula lived in High Point, NC to be close to the majority of her children and grandchildren.

      She was an active member of the First United Methodist Church of High Point, NC where she sang in the choir and was a member of STEPHENS MINISTRY.

      Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept 16, 2007 at Handley Funeral Home, Danville, WV. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

      A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Sept 17, 2007 at Mountain View Cemetery, Charleston, WV.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1361] West Virginia, U.S., Births Index, 1804-1938, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 16 Jan 2022.
      Name: Bula Gene Young
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 25 Dec 1923
      Birth Place: Ansted, Fayette, West Virginia
      Birth County: Fayette
      Father: A R Young
      Mother: Glena Dowler
      FHL Film Number: 584756

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S210] West Virginia, U.S., Marriages Index, 1785-1971, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 16 Jan 2022.
      Name: Glenna Dowles
      Gender: Female
      Spouse's Name: Albert Young
      Spouse Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 1911
      Marriage Place: Wirt, West Virginia, United States

      Researched by Ted Smith


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