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Clark James "Jim" Youngs

November 14, 1933 ~ January 23, 2019 (age 85)

Clark James “Jim” Youngs, age 85, of Richmond, VA, formerly of Harrisburg, IL, passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at Our Lady of Hope Health Center.

Jim was born November 14, 1933, in Ypsilanti, MI, to Kenneth and Hazel (Miller) Youngs. He graduated from Kentucky Military Institute and received his Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana University. Clark served his country in the United States Army as a Paratrooper serving during the Korean War.

Jim is survived by his loving wife, Susan Youngs; daughters, Stacy Butler (Jim), Kendell Wentzel (Leo); son, Kenneth Youngs; step-daughter Carey Flynn (Paul); and grandchildren, Trenton Butler, Loryn Butler, Amelia Youngs, Cameron Ferwerda and Connor Ferwerda.

He is preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Adelbert and Bud Youngs.

Private Family Services and Entombment will be held at 11:00 a.m. on January 28, 2019, at Oak Hill Mausoleum.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: Richmond ASPCA or your local Humane Society.

Arrangements are being handled by Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville, IN.

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