Jo Ann W. Young, age 86, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at NHC Greenville.

She was born in Kannapolis, N.C., and was the daughter of the late Harlen Rosco Kerley and Elizabeth Whitaker.

Mrs. Young is survived by her husband, Curtis Young, of the home; daughter, Sue Wagner Cope of Weaverville, N.C., and Becky Lambert (Joey) of Taylors; her eight grandchildren, Anthony (deceased), Alisha, Catherine, Jay, Ronald, James, Chasity, Brooke and her 17 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by Joyce Elaine Faulkenbury.

Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, October 12, at Forest Lawn Cemetery at noon. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the Holly Grove Baptist Church Fellowship.