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David Young '55 November 2, 2020 12:45 PM updated: November 2, 2020 2:16 PM

David A. Young
October 20, 1927 - October 30, 2020

David A. Young, 93, of Duncanville passed away on Friday, October 30, 2020. David was born on October 20, 1927 in Columbus, MS. to Henry Earl Young and Thelma Louise Templeton Young. Out of high school he joined the Navy during World War II. He left the Navy as a Seaman, First Class to attend Texas A&M where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture and was Class of 1955. In 1953 he married the love of his life, Dorothy Gadberry.

A graveside service will be held at 11:15am on Monday, November 9, 2020 at Dallas- Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9 – 10 am on Monday November 9, 2020 at Jaynes Memorial Chapel.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Dorothy M. Young, sister, Dorothy E. Norton and husband James W. Norton, brother-in-law DeWitt Gadberry, and nephew-in-law William (Bob) Martin.

Survivors include his sister-in-law Mary Gadberry, nephew and nieces, Jim Norton and wife Sue, Susan Martin, D’Andrea Gadberry, Genny Gaderry Burnap and husband Paul, great nieces and nephews and many cousins.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Monday, November 09, 2020 from 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Jaynes Memorial Chapel
811 S. Cockrell Hill Road
Duncanville, TX 75137

Monday, November 09, 2020 at 11:15AM
Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery
2000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, TX 75211

Final Resting Place
Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery
2000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, TX 75211

Memorial Contributions
American Diabetes Association
2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202

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