Velma June Young

Velma June Young

Services for Velma June Young, 79, of Marietta, OK, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, in the Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home Chapel of Marietta with Rev. Clentis McCarroll officiating and Rev. Eugene Ballard assisting. Interment will follow in the Prairieview Cemetery, Marietta under the direction of Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

Velma was born January 22, 1942 in Cement, OK, the daughter of Emma R. (Todd) and Wade H. Jones. She passed away on Friday, January 29, 2021 at Lake Country Nursing Center, Marietta.

Velma has spent most of her life in Love County. She met her significant other, James Clinton Albert in Marietta. Velma worked as a certified medical assistant for several years. She was a member of the Bethel Union Church of Marietta. Velma was a collector of elephant keepsakes and she enjoyed cooking. She was known as a kindhearted woman who was always smiling, and she never met a stranger. Visiting with family and friends brought her joy. Although she had many interests, the most important thing in her life was the time she would spend with her children and grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Emma and Wade Jones; a son, William A. Young, Jr.; and two grandsons, Charlie Clark, III and Thomas C. McGee, III.

Survivors include her significant other, James C. Albert of Marietta; sons, Wade H. Young and wife Tammy of Marietta and Charlie Clark, Jr. and wife Naomi Albert of Ardmore, OK; daughters, Rhonda F. McGee and husband James of Ardmore, Vivian P. Young and husband Chester Roberts of Ardmore, Hope Young of Marietta, and Charlesaunna Williamson and husband Joseph of Ardmore; special friends, Tammy Vaughn, Maria Lopez, and Marcia Caldwell; 14 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and numerous cousins.

Serving as casket bearers are Wendell J. Williamson, Lee Wright, Larry Young, Gary Young, James Burleson, and Chester Roberts. Honorary bearers are Grandsons, Great-Grandsons, James Albert, David Hornbeak, and Joe Guerro.

Time of visitation for will be Tuesday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

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Posted online on February 02, 2021