James William Young
James William Young
  • August 9, 1939 - August 15, 2017
  • Dallas, Texas

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YOUNG Sr., James William age 78 passed away 08-15-2017. Born August 9, 1939 in Dallas, Texas where he proudly lived his whole life. Served in the U.S. Navy from 1955-59. Married Ernestine DeLeon in 1963. Worked for Edison Bros. (Bakers, Chandler Shoe Stores). Retired in 1995.

For fun, sold programs at the Dallas Cowboys games from 1965 to 1989 and worked at Lone Star Park from 1997 to 2004. He loved fishing, bowling and traveling.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Tina. Four sons/two daughter-in-laws James Jr. Damian, Roger/Tracy and Phillip/Andrea. Seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Friday August 18, 2017. 6pm - 8pm at Sparkman-Crane Funeral Home, 10501 Garland R., Dallas. TX 75218. A memorial service will be Saturday August 19, 2017, 3pm at Holy Cross Catholic Church.

The family would like to thank the people from AGAPE HOSPICE CARE, who have shown their love and support.

Arrangements under the direction of Sparkman-Crane Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.