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James W Young

January 30, 1964 ~ April 22, 2018 (age 54)

James Young, age 54 of Saint Paris, OH passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 22, 2018 in his residence. James was born on January 30, 1964 in Troy, OH. He was a son of the late Melvin and Nannie (Smith) Young. He married Pamela Young on September 4, 1980 and she preceded him in death on September 9, 2015, after 35 years of marriage. James is survived by five children: James E. (Misty) Young, Beth Young (Derrick Mabes), Rose Hicks, all of Sidney and Levi Young and Zack (Cortlyn) King of St. Paris. He was a loving grandfather to Ally, Amber, Timothy, Austin, and Kaylin. Two brothers and a sister also survive him: Keith Dulen of Tipp City, Kenny Dulen of Piqua, and Jennifer Powell of Springfield. His mother-in-law, Jewell Fannin also survives in Christiansburg. In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Tim Hicks, father-in-law, Ed Moore and granddaughter, Charlee Rose King. James loved fishing and driving a dump truck for Putterball Trucking of Sidney. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He also loved his dogs, Rocky and Missy. Memorial funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Atkins-Shively Funeral Home, St. Paris, Ohio is serving the family. Condolences may be sent to

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