Arnold O’Dan Young

Posted in: Obituaries
Jan 3, 2013 - 8:38:51 AM

Arnold O’Dan Young, 71, of Duncan died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Duncan.
A memorial celebration is planned for Friday, Jan. 4, at 1 p.m. at Glory Bound Church in Marlow, with Pastors David Woods and Dan Anderson officiating. Graveside services will follow at 2:30 p.m. in the Marlow Cemetery under the direction of the Don Grantham Funeral Home in Duncan.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, Jan. 3, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Arnold was born Jan. 26, 1941, in Duncan to Jessie L. and Virgie (Wever) Young. He was a retired machinist who had also been employed with Cable Meat and had owned a gas station for awhile. Arnold married the former Shirley Morris of Duncan, and to this union were born two sons. He later married the former Deloyce (Annette) Brown on Aug. 17, 1985, in Marlow; and she preceded him in death on Feb. 8, 2010. Arnold loved fishing and collecting antiques.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; his ex-wife; two brothers, Charley Young and Bob Young; two sisters, Virginia Miller and Louise Willis; a niece; and a nephew.
Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law, Ronald and Tina Young of Marlow, and Charles Young of Tishomingo; a daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and Dan Goddard of Duncan; nine grandchildren, May-Lynn Young, Tera Young, Christopher Young, Kerri Williams, Wade Williams, Kori Allen, Danna Coapland, James Coapland and Tony Goddard; eight great-grandchildren, Megan Williams, Logan Williams, Kinley Allen, Jessica Kilgore, Jordan Kilgore, Alleigh Hogan, Tatem Coapland and Devyn Goddard; and a sister, Sarah Ellen Funk of Raymondville, Texas.
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