James Roland Young
James Roland Young, 81, of Nixon, Texas, died Thursday, May 24, 2012, in Seguin. He was born Jan. 17, 1931, in Nixon to Fredrick Lee and Annie (Smith) Young.
James proudly served his country in the U.S. Army, retired from the San Antonio Police Department, and attended the Baptist church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Martha Young; and a brother, Fred Lee Young Jr.
James is survived by two daughters, Susan Young and Shari Lamplear, both of Battle Creek, Mich.; a son, Hal James Young of Floresville; his three sisters, Joyce Black of Nixon, Helen Mines of San Antonio, and Nona Appleton of Michigan; a brother, Henry Young of Cuero; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as many friends.
A memorial service was held Saturday, June 2, at 3 p.m. in the Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon with the Rev. Don Hessong officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
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