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John Wallace Young

Died: September 4, 2020

John Wallace Young went to meet his maker on September 4, 2020, after suffering from a second bout with cancer. John was born at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Florida, and graduated from Pensacola School of Liberal Arts. His passion was restoring and showing corvettes throughout the Southeast, which resulted in many f…read more

John Wallace Young went to meet his maker on September 4, 2020, after suffering from a second bout with cancer. John was born at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Florida, and graduated from Pensacola School of Liberal Arts. His passion was restoring and showing corvettes throughout the Southeast, which resulted in many first place wins. John was also an avid LSU football fan. He extended his kindness and compassion to all walks of life and was known as the fix-it man. John loved his canines known as the two little white boys. He is survived by his stepmother, Hattie Lou Burks; wife, Penny Browning Young; stepchildren, Jennifer Honeycutt, and Clint and Shannon Honeycutt; siblings, Robyn Young Linton and fiancé Artic McGraw; Jill Wallace Berry, Samantha “Sam” Young Harrison, and Danny Harrison; nephew, Neil “Leroy” McMillan; Blaise Boykin; and niece, Sara Boykin. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. John Melvin Young Jr and Sara Nell Wallace Young. A memorial service will be held at Rabenhorst Funeral Home East, 11000 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, on September 12, 2020. Visitation will begin at noon, followed by the service at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers or other expressions of sympathy, please consider making a memorial donation in John’s name to a charity of your choice.

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2020

Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Rabenhorst Funeral Home East

Address:

11000 Florida Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70815

Service Information

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm -

Rabenhorst Funeral Home East

Address:

11000 Florida Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70815

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