Opelousas- A funeral service will be held for, Garland “Bubba” Young, Sr., on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, at 12:00 noon in the Sibille Funeral Home in Opelousas. Fr. Ted Broussard will conduct the service. Rite of Committal will follow in the Bellevue Memorial Park Cemetery in Opelousas.
Garland, age 65, a resident of Opelousas, passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2018, Garland, was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved spending time with his family.
He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years Yvonne Pope Young of Prairie Ronde, his mother, Betty Jo Young of Vidor, Texas, sons, Garland “Joey” Young, Jr. and his fiancé Casie Bennett of Duson, and Christopher Young and his fiance Liza Legrand of Prairie Ronde, numerous nieces and nephews, sisters, Rebecca Kalsen, (Bob) of Houston Texas, Belinda Bryan (Tracy) of Vidor Texas, grandchildren, Elizabeth “Libby” , Ashley Young, (Zack Snider), Chelsey Sherman (Blake), Kailey and Demi Bennett, Austin, Abigail “Abby”, and Noah Young, Madison, Tristan, and Nadelyn Legrand., two great grandson, Jace and Holden Sherman.
He is preceded in death by father, Perkins Young.
The family wishes to thank Woodworth First Responders, Rapides Medical Center.
The family requests visitation be held on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home in Opelousas. A Eulogy will be at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday. The funeral home will reopen for visitation on Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. until noon.
Words of Comfort to the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.
Have faith in the Lord and he will pull all of us thru this tough time. Yes life is tough when we lose a loved one and we will all be be with the kindom of God one day.. Our brother has been sent to our Lord and savior hence we are all brothers and sisters of our Lord Jesus Christ
Billy MathewsGonzales, LA
To the family and friends,
I am very sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one.
God promises that our loved ones will come back to life. In the Bible at Acts 24:15 it says: " And I have hope toward God, which hope these men also look forward to, that there is going to be a resurrection of both the righteous and the unrighteous." What will life on earth be like then? The Bible gives the answer!
For comfort from the scriptures and answers to your questions, you can have free Bible studies. You may ask any one of Jehovah's Witnesses to make arrangements.
BL QuallsKnoxville, TN
May peace and comfort be with you and your family at this difficult time.
Sheriff Bobby J. GuidrozOpelousas, LA
My deepest sympathy to all of you. May God give you comfort and strength. Y’all will be in my thoughts and prayers. He was such a wonderful man.
Lydia AymondPort Barre, LA
Our prayers are with you and your family, Yvonne..🙏🏻
Una ThibodeauxOpelousas, LA
We are so very sorry for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with all who knew and loved him
Cindy and Tommy HollierOpelousas, LA
Sending our love and prayers. We always enjoyed when Garland and Yvonne came to visit our nursing center. May God wrap your family in his loving arms and carry you through this difficult time.
Kountze Nursing CenterKountze, TX
I'm so very sorry for you,Aunt Betty, &Becky and Belinda, I love you guys so much;so many memories of childhood;so thankful to our Lord that we have eternal life.
June McReynolds BilleaudDuPont Washington, LA
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this difficult time.
Cheryl & Casper 🙏
Cheryl Cardwell StanfordOpelousas, LA
We are so sorry for your loss and wish we could be with all of you during this time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love you.
Cookie, Pete and JakeLondon,
I am so sorry for your loss.
Richard PhelpsWoodville, TX
My prayers are with the family that suffer this loss.
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
David DauzatArnaudville, LA
I’m so sorry for the loss of Bubba. I know the grief must be overwhelming but good memories will help sustain you. I too have good memories of being the older cousin thinking I was helping out on their visits to Grandmas house or on my visits to Uncle Perk and Aunt Betty’s house. My love and prayers
Louise ( Sister) Nelams NicholsCentral, LA
My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Vidor Class of 1971 will truly miss Garland. He was such a nice guy and a good friend who always had a smile. Love to you Yvonne.
Brenda Garlington McDanielBrookeland, TX
My deepest sympathy to you and your family
Carolyn SoileauPort Barre, LA
My thoughts & prayers are with the Young family.
Arleen Clavier DoucetOpelousas, LA
Such a great loss! Praying that God will comfort your family!
Sandy ReinersOpelousas, LA
My heart and prayers are with all of you.❤️
Eileen Clavier HollingsworthZachary, LA
My love and prayers go out to you Yvonne and our precious family... Much love Renella
Renella Thibodeaux KoncabaVidor, TX
Yvonne, Joey and Chris,
Our hearts are so sad for you!!
Praying Gods Peace and Comfort over you!
Rejoicing that Bubba knew the Lord and is in Heaven!!
Bob and Becky KlasenSugar Land, TX
We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers.
Mike and Lori BrattonPonchatoula, LA
Our thoughts, prayers, and condolences are with Yvonne and her family during this very difficult time. May God lift all of you up and give you peace.
Darold Thibodeaux Auto RepairOpelousas, LA
God bless the Young family.
Donna Ambers TinerVidor, TX
We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers. Due to Dr appointment we can not be there
Ronny and Sherry HanksDeer Park, TX