Billy Leon Young, 75, of Jonesboro, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2005. He was a lifelong resident of Jonesboro and retired from Crane Co. and the Craighead County Courthouse. He was a member of the Lake City Church of God.
He is survived by his wife, Jesse Crosby of Monette, and a sister, Wanda Lee Heaps of Jonesboro.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Kate Simpson Young.
The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Friday at the Gregg Funeral Home Chapel with Carl Edge officiating. Burial was in Keller's Chapel Cemetery.
Honorary pallbearers were Billy Don Young Jr., Wayne Dorton, Harold Long, Brandy Young and Wayne Barnett.