Louise Young Shearin, age 82, a resident of Oxford, died Monday, April 6, 2009. She was a native of Franklin County and the daughter of the late James D. Young and Mary Elizabeth Mullin Young. She was the widow of Wilbur Davis Shearin. Mrs. Young was a member of Hester Baptist Church and retired as a secretary for DOT.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 9, 2009 at 3:00 P.M. in Hester Baptist Church by the Rev. Roy Parker. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.
Surviving are daughters, Shelia Shearin Coda Michael of Youngsville and Ann Shearin Tew Lynn of Dunn; a brother, Paul Young of Tarboro; a sister, Linda Young Whilhey John of Nashville, NC; grandsons, Bradley Lynn Tew of Raleigh and Harrison Davis Coda of Youngsville.
The family will receive friends Thursday, April 9 from 2:00 P.M. until 3:00 P.M. prior to the service at Hester Baptist Church.
The family requests memorials contributions be made to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018.
Arrangements are being handled by Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home. Online memorials can be found at www.gnvfh.com select obituaries.