Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1958

Johnny Young JOHNNY D. YOUNG, 56, died on August 11, 1996 in Eastland, TX. He was born on April 21, 1940 to Joe and Vinetta Young in Ranger, TX. He was a 1958 graduate of Ranger High School and moved to Odessa to work in the oil field. He later owned and operated Young Machine Shop in Odessa. Johnny married Linda Hatton (RHS-1963) in Feb. of 1984 in Snyder. He relocated his machine shop to Olden, TX in 1993 and was in livestock and Ostrich business which he enjoyed very much. He was preceded in death by a son, Mickey Young in 1967, a brother, Jerry Dobbs (RHS-1951) in 1976 and his father, Joe in 1988. Johnny was a Baptist. Survivors at the time of his death include his wife, Linda Young of Olden; two sons, Coy Young of Ranger and Michael Young of Round Rock; one daughter, Vinetta Young of Olden; two step- children, Tommy Parks of Smyrna, Tennessee and Keri Orms of Eastland; his mother, Vinetta Young of Ranger; one brother, Joe Young (RHS-1955) of Amarillo; six grandchildren; one aunt; and two uncles.