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Clarence E. Young

Clarence E. Young, 84 of Verdunville (son of Mary Alice Young and Ezekiel B. Young) departed this world from the comfort of his home on January 24th, 2022.


He is preceded in death by wives Ruth Ann and Delores Faye. Brothers: Douglas, Ezekiel, and Cecil. Sisters: Betty and Macil.


Born at 22 Holden and raised in Verdunville, he was a graduate of Logan High school. Upon graduation in 1955 he began a career at the A&P Company. He worked there for 41 years until his retirement. Mr. Young was a loving husband, devoted father, and devout Christian. He was an active member of the Verdunville church of God as well as a host of other local churches. His hobbies included cooking, gardening, and a passion for animals, especially chickens, doves, and other birds. All who had the pleasure of knowing him will remember him as a kind, loving and gentle soul.


 He is survived by two sons: Keith Young of Orlando F.L. Kevin (Teresa) Young of Danville, W.V. Three grandchildren: Sarah (Young) White, Ray Young and Shiloh Young. Two great grandchildren: Roger and Ashlyn Watts. Nieces Gwen, Annette, Susan, and Mary Beth and nephews Greg, Charles, and David. As well as many other special loved ones and numerous friends.


Honoring his wishes his remains are to be cremated and no services held.


Online condolences may be left at www.jamesfh.com


Arrangements have been entrusted to Akers-James Funeral Home, Logan, WV.

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Worked with Clarence back in the 70's at A&P store in Logan.Went to see him in 2018 when my Mother passed away.Had a prayer meeting in his home that I will never forget.God's spirit fell on us and oh what a time we had on that day.We will do it again some day.Prayers for his family.

Roger Garrett Jan 29 2022 11:52 AM

To the family of Mr. Young , I'm so very sorry . I have known him for about 50 years and my family knew him . He always kind and had a smile for everyone. God bless him 🙏

DeLana Bills-Jones Jan 28 2022 8:16 PM

Went to school with Clarence and he was nicest man I ever knew. We saw each other around Logan often and he would always have big smile on his face.

Shirley cary Jan 28 2022 7:19 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Clarence Young

Letha butcher Jan 28 2022 5:59 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Clarence Young

Tammy Jan 28 2022 4:04 PM

RIP Clarence. I am a 22 guy.

Loren D Tomblin Jan 28 2022 4:01 PM

My condolences to Clarence's family. He was such a sweet soul. Very kind and he loved talking about the Lord. He will be missed by so many.

Merline Vance Jan 28 2022 2:49 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Clarence Young

Merline Vance Jan 28 2022 2:43 PM