Monday, August 24, 2015

Vermell Williams Young

Vermell Williams Young, 82, passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 29, 2015, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Trent Jaudon and Rev. Rob Faulk officiating. Visitation will be the day of the service from 1p.m. until service time at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Interment will follow in Ellison Ridge Cemetery.

Mrs. Young was born March 17, 1933, to William Robert and Annie Todd Haney. She was a member of South Louisville Baptist Church and she was a housewife.

Vermell is survived by two daughters, Jenny Ireland and husband, Don, of Wetumpka, Alabama; and Patsy Freeman of Louisville; two sisters, Yvonne Augsburger and husband, David, of Ada Ohio; and Grace Turner of Butler, Alabama; and two brothers, Lawrence Haney and wife, Diane, of Mobile, Alabama; and Robert Haney and wife, Judy, of Shaw, Mississippi. One of her greatest joys was being “Granny” to her six grandchildren: Scharlene Alfonso and husband, Manny; Heather Tarnosky and husband, Adam; Marty Caudill and wife, Bryneth; Rachel Fisher and husband, Jason; Noell Maycock and husband, Matthew; and Kevin Ireland and fiancĂ©e, Beth Stough. She also has 12 great-grandchildren: Jonathon Carr and wife, Amanda; Brittney Clark; Luke and Lauren Tarnosky; Emily Pearson; Cali and Ryleigh Maycock; Ella, Lincoln, Alexis, Peyton, and Cailyn Fisher. Mrs. Young also leaves behind to mourn her passing a special friend, Sid Shaw, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husbands, J. W. Williams and V. B. Young; her parents, and three sisters, Lillie Ruth Haney; Laurine Casnettie; and Gloria Raleigh; and two brothers, William and Gene Haney.

Services are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at