Kenneth Vance Young

July 4, 1945 - December 25, 2021

07/04/1945 - 12/25/2021


Kenneth Vance Young, 76, of Hendersonville, North Carolina, passed away on Saturday, December 25, 2021 at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock.


A lifelong resident of Hendersonville, he was the son of the late KV and Janette Willis Young.  He was also preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, June Hardin Young; and his brother, Keith Young.


He served in the United States Air Force and was employed for many years with Kimberly Clark before retiring in 1999.  He was of the Baptist faith.


Survivors include his daughter, Nicole Young Gary, husband William; and his two grandchildren whom he adored, Maddison and Ethan Gary; his two sisters, Madelyn Owenby (Wayne) and Maxine Quattlebaum (Bob); and several nephews.


A graveside service will be held at the Hardin Family Cemetery at a later time.


Memorials can be made to, Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 South Allen Road, Flat Rock, North Carolina 28731.


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Joe Fowler
2 years ago

Our prayers are with the family!

Shirley Young Summey
2 years ago

My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time.

Vicki capell Latham
2 years ago

My prayers for you all.

June Taylor McCrary
2 years ago

I am very saddened to hear of Kenneth’s passing. We attended school from grade school to high school together and then worked many years at K-C together. Kenneth was a fine man and always fun to be around. My condolences to Nichole and all the family.