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Gwendolyn "Gwen" Young

November 16, 1922 — November 26, 2021


Gwendolyn “Gwen” Sasser Young, age 99 of Gallatin, TN, passed away November 26, 2021.  Mrs. Young was born November 16, 1922 in Middleton, TN.  She is preceded in death by her parents, Walter Bell Sasser and Laura Mae Williams Sasser; husband of 37 years, James Bernard Young; sister, Martha Frances Fortune; brothers, W. B. Sasser, Jr. and Warren Sasser.  She is survived by her son, James Sasser Young (Mary Bright); grandchildren, Laura Katharine Amos, Jennifer Elizabeth Blair (Calvin Lee) and James Hunter Young; great grandchildren, Connor Charles Amos (Melanie Reeves), Macie Elizabeth Blair, Miranda Lee Blair and Mia Katharine Blair; special niece, Deborah Fortune Musser and several other nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Young was a member of Gallatin First Baptist Church.

Visitation will be Sunday, December 5th from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at Alexander Funeral Home & Cremation Center.  There will be a private graveside service at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Friends of the Gallatin Library, 123 East Main Street, Gallatin, TN  37066 or Gallatin First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 369, Gallatin, TN  37066.

Alexander Funeral Home & Cremation Center in charge of arrangements.  Online condolences may be submitted at  (615) 502-0011 Obit Line (615) 502-0555

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Sunday, December 5, 2021

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Alexander Funeral Home & Cremation Center

584 Nashville Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066

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