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Margaret Virginia Faw Young

Originally published: Nov. 28, 2012
Last modified: Nov. 28, 2012

Mrs. Margaret Virginia Faw Young, 93, of Mouth of Wilson, Va., died on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at Margate Health & Rehab Center.

Mrs. Young was born in Ashe County on Feb. 3, 1919, to the late Robert Avery and Jean Turner Faw. Including her parents, Mrs. Young was preceded in death by her husband, Bassett Young; three sisters, Laura Mae Shatley, Mary Ann Roland, Georgia Goss; five brothers, Jake Faw, Richard Faw, Frank Faw, Robert Faw and Clifford Faw.

Mrs. Young was a member of Greenwood Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening, canning and traveling. She and her husband owned the stockyard in West Jefferson and the stockyard in Jefferson. Family was the most important thing in her life.

Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at Ashelawn Memorial Chapel by the Rev. Peter Parish and the Rev. Wayne Osborne. Burial will follow in Ashelawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends 2 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at Ashelawn Memorial Chapel.

Mrs. Young is survived by son, Jimmie Young and wife, Linda, of Grassy Creek; two grandchildren, Tara Young Miller and husband, Chris, of West Jefferson, Todd Young and wife, Megan, of Grassy Creek; one great-granddaughter, Taylon Miller of West Jefferson; two sisters, Eva Kennedy and Bobbie Hines, both of Hillsborough, NC; also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

The family respectfully request no flowers or food, please. Memorials may be made to the New River Fire Department, 6067 NC Highway 16 N., Crumpler, NC 28617, or to the Helton Ambulance Service, c/o Harry Sullivan, 114 Old Helton School Road, Lansing, NC 28643.

The family will be meeting at the home of Jimmie and Linda Young, 212 Bassett Young Rd. in Grassy Creek.

You may send and view condolences to the family through our website http://www.ashelawn.com.

Ashelawn Memorial Chapel & Gardens was entrusted with Mrs.Young's arrangements.

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