January 6, 1950 - May 24, 2022
YOUNG, Ms. Ruby Irene - Age 72, passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at Hurley Medical Center. Family hour 10:00 AM Thursday, June 2, 2022 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM. Interment Flint Memorial Park Cemetery, G-9506 N. Dort Hwy., Mt. Morris, MI. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the funeral home 10:00 AM Thursday. Ms. Young will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home and may be viewed from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Wednesday. Ms. Ruby Irene Young was born January 6, 1950, in Minter City Mississippi. Born to David Lee and Pearl Young. Ms. Ruby resided in the city of Flint, Michigan and was a member of North Star Missionary Baptist Church. She attended Beecher Schools and worked for Kith Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation for 18 years. In Ruby’s spare time she loved to watch Western Movies and listen to the blues with her favorite blues singers as Johnnie Taylor and Sir Charles. Ms. Ruby loved to shop at her favorite stores Walmart and Kroger and loved dancing at all the family events (when her knees would let her). She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren and enjoyed socializing with her friends at the Slidell Senior Apartments. Ruby’s only son Derrick was the love of her life. He would do anything for his mother, and she would do anything for her son. As Ruby lay in the hospital Derrick said Mamma, I Love you and when she said I love you too Derrick cried and said, “That’s all I wanted to hear my mamma say to me”. Ms. Ruby will be missed dearly by not only her son but her sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews, cousins, grandchildren and great grandchildren and friends. Ms. Ruby Irene Young leaves to cherish her loving memory: only son, Derrick Young; daughter-in-law, Trina Young, both of Flint; 9 grandchildren, DeQuantrum Grayer, Derrick Young Jr, Derren’na Powell, Makiyaah Young, Nautica Mitchell, Deonta Moore, Joeterio Turner, Nyeja Turner, and Jotica Turner; 14 great grandchildren; 4 sisters, Emma Dunson of Las Vegas, NV, Edna (Velvie) Brown, Pearlie Young and Patricia Logan; 2 brothers, David Young, all of Flint and Charles Young of Detroit, MI; uncle, Joshua Dixon of Panama City, FL; and a host of nieces, nephew’s cousins, other relatives and friends including special friends, Marie Martin, Alita Ritchie, Pearl Traylor, Deborah Boone and Ms. Minnie. Ms. Young was preceded in death by her parents, David Lee, and Pearl Young; brother, Bradley Young; 4 aunts, Willie Mae Davis, Ollie Harrold, Doretha Woods and Lizzie Mae Winfrey; 2 uncles, Johnny and Jab Dixon; step-grandson, Devincio Lewis; best friend, Mae Willie Tucker and significant other, Joe Crockett (UFO). The family would like to express special thanks to Reverend Danyiel Griffin, The Hurley Medical Center ICU Staff and special nurse Ms. Kristina aka Snuggle Wuggle.
YOUNG, Ms. Ruby Irene - Age 72, passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at Hurley Medical Center. Family hour 10:00 AM Thursday, June 2, 2022 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing... View Obituary & Service Information
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