Dorothy M. Young, 86, of Cascade Drive in Pembroke, departed this life Monday afternoon at her home after a long illness. Born in Pembroke on July 21, 1923 she was a daughter of the late Charles and Salonia Williams McGuire. She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband Albert Martin, her daughter Alda Sue Martin, her brothers Everett, Roy, and Samuel McGuire and her sisters Lucy Lucas, Sippie Hutchison, Agnes Merix, and Glenna Morris.
She leaves to cherish her memory her devoted husband Robert H. “Buck” Young; her son and daughter-in-law Rhondy L. and Margene Martin of Loomis, CA ; her daughter and son-in-law Wanda M. and Samuel Brumfield of Pembroke; her five grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; her sisters Beulah M. Radford of Rich Creek and Ruby M. Willis of Georgia and several devoted nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke with burial following in the Fillinger Cemetery at Pembroke. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome com.