Carl Thomas ‘Tommy’ Young
Carl Thomas “Tommy” Young, 72, of Benton, passed away peacefully Monday, June 24. He was born Oct. 30, 1946, to Thomas Howard and Elizabeth Wilson Young.
Tommy was a very happy and giving man. He never met a stranger. He enjoyed eating, fishing, camping trips and was an avid shopper. He was a wonderful and loving friend to many and his memory will be cherished and his legacy will continue on through those who loved and cared for him.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife whom he adored with all his heart, Bonnie Carol Whitley Young.
Tommy is survived by two aunts, Barbara Hill and Shirley Paul, both of Sparta, Tennessee; two very special friends, Gary and Kathy Baker; six “adopted” grandkids; a nephew, Gary Whitley; a niece, Carla Grebert; and many other friends and those he called his family.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 27, at the chapel of Roller-ballard Funeral Home, located at 306 S. Main St. in Downtown Benton. Bro. Kim Hammer will be officiating.
Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until service time. Interment will follow at Mt. Harmony Cemetery in Haskell.
Online guest book: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com\ballard.