OBITUARY: Joseph Earl Young


Joseph Earl Young, age 88, passed away October 29, 2018 at Alive Hospice in Nashville. Joseph was born in Grant Allen, Louisiana and was a resident of Rutherford County. He taught at Middle Tennessee State University.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Everett and Emma Turner Young; and wife, Janet Young. He is survived by sons, Keith Young and Jack Young.

A memorial service will be set for a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 820 South Church St., Murfreesboro, TN 37130. 615-893-2422. Please leave online condolences at

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