Imogene R. Rich Young
October 28, 1922 – May 23, 2014
Imogene (Jeannie) Young – Jeannie was born October 28, 1922 in Ector, Texas to Cordia and Horace Rich. She with her brother R. D. and sister Edna lived in the Oklahoma dust bowl and great depression.
Her family moved to Mildred, Texas where she enjoyed her high school years. Jeannie lettered three years in basketball, was a cheerleader, Homecoming Queen, and to her, the best honor was being voted friendliest girl.
While in Dallas, going to nursing school, she met her husband who was going to OCS at Ft. Sill, Oklahoma. George and Jeannie were married June 5, 1943. After the war, George and Jeannie lived in Dallas and raised their daughter Linda and son Ron.
Moving to Midland and then to Corpus Christi, where they owned new car dealerships. While in Corpus Christi they bought their beloved Windwood Ranch and spent their retirement years with their cattle and flowers.
Jeannie is survived by daughter Linda Sneed and husband Richard of Denison, Texas; son Ron Young and wife Barbara of Rockport, Texas; grandson Donnie Young and wife Kelley of Houston, Texas; granddaughter Maggie Garza and husband Dax, of Houston, Texas; grandson Hunter Young and wife Leslie of Portland, Oregon and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother and sister, husband George and infant son Donald Marshal.
Jeannie’s funeral will be Friday, May 30, 2014 at Waples UMC in Denison, with Dr. Jim Bowden officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M., with the service at 11:00 A.M. Burial will follow at Grove Hill Cemetery in Dallas, Texas.
Personal condolences may be made at www.bratcherfuneralhome.com
- Visitation Friday, May 30, 2014
- Funeral Service Friday, May 30, 2014
Imogene R. Rich Young
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June 2, 2014
I will miss Jeannie I loved her so much she was a wonderful lady and friend. God Bless and Peace Be With You. Gods Many Blessings
Sam & Shirley Jackson
May 30, 2014
To:Ron/Barbara Young & Family We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts & prayers are with you in your time of grief. But at this difficult time , allow memories of your loved one to warm your heart and lean on the support of family and friends. May God Bless You and watch over you. From the other extended family in Corpus Christi The Jackson's Sam,Shirley,Samula,Sedrick,Shanta, and Shaun
May 29, 2014
Such a beautiful lady and lifelong friend. Aunt Jeannie, we will miss you terribly, but we are happy you are with your beloved Uncle George now. Love always and we will see you later. Jerry and Karen Price and family