Roger Lee Young

Published 3:30 pm Friday, September 30, 2022

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Mr. Roger Lee Young, 79, of Mocksville, passed away peacefully on Friday, Sept. 23, 2022 at home.

He was born on Aug. 5, 1943, in Mitchell County to the late Ralph Young and Lela Young.

Roger’s career with Roadway Express spanned over 39 years with over 2 million accident-free miles. His career began in Columbus, Ohio before moving to NC in 1992 where he continued working from the Kernersville location. Once retired, he enjoyed spending time with his family and especially his two grandsons. He was very proud of them.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: an infant daughter, Trisha; and his brother, Harold Young.

Roger is survived by: his wife of 53 years, Jean Young; 2 sons, Andy Young and Todd Young (Michelle); 2 grandsons, Kyzer Young and Kayden Young; a nephew and niece, Ed Young (Lynn) and Elizabeth Young; and great-nephew, Adam Young (Whitney).

A Celebration of Life will be held at 5 p.m. on Oct. 5 at Davie Funeral Service. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the event.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to A Storehouse for Jesus, 675 E Lexington Rd, Mocksville NC.

We, the staff at Davie Funeral Service of Mocksville are honored to serve the family.