Mitchell Wayne [Mitch] Young, age 49 and formerly of Paris, died on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at his residence in Mansfield. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 2:00pm at Wood Funeral Homes, Deport with Joshua Maxwell officiating.
He was born on June 20, 1969 in Paris, the son of Bill and Carolyn Maxwell Young. He was a graduate of Paris High School; served in the US Army as a Sargent in the 82 Airborne Infantry.
Survivors include his daughter, Cortney and her husband, Nick Parker of Detroit; grandson, James Reed Parker and Kyler Todd, both of Detroit; two sisters: Melinda Young of Pattonville and Lorie Annett of Anna, Texas; cousins: John Robert Maxwell and family of Paris; Anna Jo Whatley of Pairs, Julia Laborde of Louisiana; Shanna Pruitt of Paris; Rene Vest of Texas; one uncle, Mike Burris and family of Powderly.