Gladys Ann Thompson Young of Catlettsburg, Ky.
Gladys Ann Thompson Young, 76, of Catlettsburg, KY, loving mother, wife, sister and grandmother went to be with the Lord on Friday, February 22, 2013. She was born October 17, 1936 in Kenova, WV a daughter of the late Robert Amos and Della Parsley Thompson. Gladys was a member of the Jefferson Avenue Church of God where she was an avid church worker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Charles Edward Young; two brothers, William R. and Robert Amos Thompson, II and one sister, Deloris Abernathy. She is survived by, Julius “Dee” Edward Young; a son, Roger Dale and Diane Young; three daughters, Jeris Ann and James Fry, Tammy Lynn and Michael Wilson and Lisa Carole McFarland; one brother, Marshall Ray and Lois Thompson; one sister, Marcella Ann and Timothy Wolfe; 12 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren 1 great great granddaughter and a host of other family and friends. The family would like to thank the staff and doctors who extended great love and care to Gladys. The family received friends from 11 to 1 p.m. Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at the Jefferson Avenue Church of God. Funeral services begin immediately following the visitation at 1 p.m. at the church with Pastor Greg Tomlinson and Pastor Paul R. Farley officiating. Burial followed in Golden Oaks Cemetery, Ashland, KY. Flowers will be accepted and appreciated or memorial donations may be made to the Jefferson Avenue Church of God Building Fund, 2039 Jefferson Ave. Huntington, WV 25704. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com