Dorothy Payne Young

March 25, 1921June 5, 2014

Dorothy Jean Young, 93, of Midland, TX passed away on June 5, 2014. Dorothy was born in Lone Oak, TX on March 25, 1921.

Dorothy is preceded in death by her loving husband, Maurice O. Young and her daughter, Sandra D. Fore.

Dorothy is survived by her son, Gregory L Young and his wife Yvette of Grapevine, TX, her grandson, Micheal F. Eicher and his wife Janel of Minneapolis, MN, her granddaughter Stacey M. Fore of Odessa, TX, her brothers LD Payne of Ft Worth, TX and Bobby Payne of Bedford, TX.

She will lie in state from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Ellis Funeral Home Tuesday June 10, 2014. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. at Wilshire Park Baptist Church on Wednesday June 11, 2014 with Pastor Glenn Pipes officiating. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. (M.D.T.) at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Hobbs, NM.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the American Lung Association.

Services are entrusted with Ellis Funeral Home.


  • Visitation Tuesday, June 10, 2014
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Dorothy Payne Young

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June 11, 2014

Dorothy Thank you for being a wonderful neighbor and friend...We will miss you. Teresa Palmer

Stacey Fore

June 9, 2014

Grandma will be missed love you and I know y'all are having a great time.