Ameuel Young


    Ameuel Young of Steelville, Missouri was born on Monday, August 16, 1926 in Rives, Missouri to George Washington and Gracie Maude Young and passed away on Monday, March 16, 2020 at the age of 93 years and 7 months.


    Ameuel grew up near Hornersville, Missouri and attended Cotton Plant School.  He joined the United States Navy where he served honorably and was a World War II Veteran.
    Ameuel married Nola Inez Hart on November 28, 1949 in Piggott, Arkansas.
    Ameuel worked at Ford Motor Co.  He was a member of United Auto Works Local #325 and Potosi Southern Baptist Church.  Ameuel loved to go to flea markets, work on the farm and on classic cars.  He loved his dog, Willie.  
    He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Gracie Young; wife, Nola Young; parents-in-law, Bernard and Eula (Cude) Hart; infant son; brothers, George (Imogene) Young, Bud (Helen) Young and Robert Young; sisters, Marvie (Ernest) Matlock, Dorothy (RP) Cobb and Alma Dean (Albert) Eubanks; and sister-in-law, Charlotte (Claude) Sherrill.
    He is survived by his son, Len (Rebecca) Young of Steelville, Missouri; brother, Edward (Linda) Young of Leachville, Arkansas; sister, Wanda (John) Anderson of Ft. Smith, Arkansas; sister-in-law, Marcella Young of Springfield, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2020 at the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.
    Visitation was also held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. with the funeral service immediately following on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at the DeClue Funeral Home in Potosi, Missouri with Rev. Loise Moses officiating.
    Burial at the Redbud Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Potosi, Missouri with full military honors.  
    Arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri and DeClue Funeral Home in Potosi, Missouri.