Dorothy Lynn Young Drayton, 64, of 524 West Walter Blvd., New Boston, TX, died January 22, 2020, in New Boston, TX. Ms. Drayton was born November 5, 1955, in Atlanta Memorial, Atlanta, Cass County, TX. She was a certified nursing assistant with Home Health, retired from Wadley Hospital and a member of Macedonia Baptist Church, Texarkana,
Services are 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 1, 2020, in Macedonia Baptist Church, 158 Payton Lane, Texarkana, TX, with the Rev. O.J. Newburn Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Olive Branch Cemetery, Doddridge, Arkansas, under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home, Atlanta, TX. The body may be viewed from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday January 31, 2020, at the funeral home.TX.
Survivors include three sons, Terrence Young of Atlanta, TX; Ryan Wade of Wake Village, TX, Jarrod Wade of New Boston, TX; two grandsons, Kelton Young of Atlanta, TX, Izaiah Young of Texarkana, TX; four sisters, Charlie “Reese” Scott of Bloomburg, TX, Virginia Ann McCauley of Bloomburg, TX, Linda Young of Wake Village, TX, Vickie Johnson (Vincent) of Texarkana, TX; two brothers, Charles Young, Sr. (Lillie) of Wake Village, TX, and General Young, Jr. (Stacey) of Vivian, La.; sister-in-law, Jacqueline Young of Bloomburg, TX; two aunts, Dessie James of Bloomburg, TX, and Lorene Byrd of Oakland, California; as well as loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.