Curtis Wendell Young, 80, of Bassett, VA passed away Sunday, June 19, 2022, at Carilion Roanoke Hospital. He was born July 10, 1941, in Franklin County, VA to the late James William Young and Irene Hundley Young. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Ann Young Long and granddaughter, Kasey Lee Brown.
Wendell was a member of McCabe Memorial Baptist Church. He retired from DuPont and served in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia Martin Young; daughters, Wendy Young Gauldin (T.A), Susan Young Adams, Mary Young Owens (Steve), Joni Young Bryant, and Kathy Hundley Amos (Michael); grandchildren, Ryan Owens, Elijah Adams, Camden Bryant, Shania Adams, Logan Holthausen, and Taylor Holthausen; brother, Wayne Young (Ruth); and numerous nieces and nephews.
The visitation will be held from 12 to 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at McCabe Memorial Baptist Church. The funeral will begin at 2 p.m. with Dr. G.H. Vaughan officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Burial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to McCabe Memorial Baptist Church, 107 Clearview Dr., Martinsville, VA 24112.
Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville, VA is serving the Young family. Online condolences may be made at norrisfuneral.com.