He took great pride in his children and grandchildren and loved his family unconditionally. He will be greatly missed but not forgotten. His memory will live in our hearts. Additional survivors include two sons, Scott Young and wife Samantha, Springfield, Mo., and Justin Young, Pittsburg, Kan.; four daughters, Miste Machino and husband Matthew of Springfield, Mo., Ashley Creamer and husband Donivon, Pittsburg, Kan., Rebecca Young, Pittsburg, Kan., and Laura Adams, Bolivar, Mo.; grandchildren Madyson, Brant, Aerabella, Landon, Kaitlin, Amaris, Micha, Autumn, Meadow, Stormy, Daine, Nathaniel, and one unborn; his brother Bob Young, Wimberly, Texas; two sisters, Sarah Croan, Lane, Kan., and Donna Carson, Garland, Kan.. Ray was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Patty Brandon and Cathy Page, and a brother, Gary Young.
Pastor Carl Walker will conduct graveside services for Raymond Young at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 7, 2008, at the Evergreen Cemetery in Fort Scott. Friends and family will meet at Cheney Witt Chapel prior to leaving for the cemetery at 1:45 p.m. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Pittsburg Assembly of God Church and may be left in care of Cheney Witt Chapel, PO Box 347, Fort Scott, Kan., 66701. Words of sympathy may be emailed to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.