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William “Billy” Steve Young

William “Billy” Steve Young, age 77 of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Rich Mountain Nursing Home and Rehab in Mena, Arkansas after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.

He was born on July 3, 1940 in DeQueen, Arkansas to the late Algie Young and the late Gladys Staggs Young.

Billy loved fishing, hunting, and shooting skeets. He loved being outdoors with his animals and pet squirrels.  He had strong Christian beliefs.  Billy was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend, and was loved by all.

He is survived by wife, Myrt Young of Mena; daughters, Debbie Miner and husband Danny of Mena, Arkansas, Sherri Seger of Hot Springs, Arkansas; sons, Terry Young and wife Sage of Hot Springs, Arkansas, Tommy Young and wife Lavenda of Mena, Arkansas; eleven grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren; brother, Chuck Young and wife Judy of Texas City, Texas; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Algie and Gladys Young, and one brother, Dewayne Young.

Mr. Young was sent for cremation under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

No service is planned at this time.

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