Carolyn Ann Young, 65, of Tecumseh, Oklahoma passed from this life on Sunday, November 25, 2018 in Shawnee.
It is said that when life begins, it is like an open book with many blank pages, and each day as we live, our deeds are recorded, chapter by chapter until we close our eyes in death.
Carolyn Ann Young began to fill the pages of her book of life on April 28, 1953. She was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma to Carl and Ernestine Young. Carolyn was raised in Brooksville, Oklahoma.
She was a member of St. John Baptist Church. She attended and graduated from Macomb Public Schools.
She later met and united with Robert Eugene Allen and had two children, Christie Allen and Robert Eugene Allen, Jr. She then later met and united with Johnny Paul Moon.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her father and mother, Carl and Ernestine Young; brothers, Winfield Young, Carl E. Young, Clifford Young, Clyde Young and Michael Ray Young, along with her sister, Virgil Winrow.
She leaves to cherish her memory; her children, Christie Allen and Robert E. Allen, Jr., both of Tecumseh, OK; her siblings, Kathryn Oliver of Brooksville, OK, Joyce Chandler of Wilson, NC; Sylvester Young of Colorado Springs, CO; grandchildren, Charles Carthen, Jaylin Greer, Braylon James, Marcus Greer, Tre Harlin, Breon James, Malachi Greer, Destiny Redmon, Jaela Moore and Bria James; great-grandchildren, Jayden Carthen, Julian Carthen, Justice Carthen, Anniyah Carthen, Elliot Carthen, Londyn Alexander and J’mya Carthern; special cousins, Jo Ann McClain and Kaye Edwards; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Visitation will be from 12:00 noon to 8:00 p.m., Friday, November 30, 2018 at Cooper Funeral Home. Services will be 12:00 p.m., Saturday, December 1, 2018 at St. John Baptist Church in Brooksville with Pastor Prophet Bailey officiating under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.
Friday, November 30, 2018
12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Cooper Funeral Home
210 W. Walnut
Tecumseh, Oklahoma 74873
Saturday, December 01, 2018
St. John Baptist Church
37697 Rattlesnake Hill Rd.