Michelle Nicole Young

August 17, 1978September 28, 2012

Young, Michelle Nicole –age 34, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 28, 2012. Michelle was a graduate of Seymour High School Class of 1996. She graduated from nursing school in 1999 and worked as an LPN at Ft. Sanders Regional. Michelle was very loving and caring and was loved by all her patients and their families. She was loved by everyone who ever met her. Michelle was a member of Bell’s Chapel Baptist Church, Seymour, Tennessee. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Jean Harrell; grandfather, Tom Young, Sr. and grandfather, Raymond Herring. She is survived by her father, Tommie R. Young, Jr.; mother, Teresa Herring; brother, Michael R. Young; longtime companion, Shay Jones and grandmother, Jennie Lindeman of Ozark, Alabama. Michelle is also survived by special uncles, Charles and James Young; special friends, Tiffany Ingle and Kate Hensley; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and many other close friends. The family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude to the 4th Floor Nursing Staff at UT Hospital and to Dr. Miller and Dr. Rollhauser for the excellent care they provided to Michelle. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM on Sunday, September 30, 2012 at Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway. A celebration of Michelle’s life will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, October 1, 2012 in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home, Rev. Richard Richter officiating. Pallbearers will be Justin Connor, Lon Thorton, Chad Carringer, Brandon Ingle, Aaron Williams, Marco Verdetto. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. Condolences may be offered at


  • Visitation Sunday, September 30, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, October 1, 2012

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Tom Young

October 29, 2012

My beautiful, loving daughter. I miss you so much. My heart as been ripped from my body and is with you. You will be in my thoughts until I am able to join you. I will love you always. You have always been and always will be Daddy's girl.

Steveanna Stokes-Fort Sanders

October 15, 2012

Michelle was a wonderful person and a true angle. I really enjoyed working with her and she will be missed. With sympathy.


October 6, 2012

My deepest sympathy.

Casey Keys

October 3, 2012

I just heard about MIchelle. This breaks my heart!!!! She was such an amazing person.

October 2, 2012

So very sorry to hear about Michelle. My thoughts and prayers and with you and your family.

Eric Nelson

October 2, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

Lois Stinnett

October 2, 2012

Teresa,Tom and Michael, i am so sorry to hear about Michelle, you are in my thoughts and prayers

October 1, 2012

My heart goes out to the family! Michelle was a very special person! I will miss her!!

October 1, 2012

I am so sorry I could not attend the Memorial service. I know Michelle was a sweet,kind and caring person. She was so loved and will be terribly missed by so many. Especially by my great nephew Shay who was deeply in love with her for many, many years and she with him.

Carolyn Phillips

October 1, 2012

Theresa, please accept my condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Mike Smith