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Johnny Franklin Young

December 31, 1931 — September 23, 2021

Benson, NC: Mr. Johnny Franklin Young, age 89, of Hodges Chapel Rd. passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at his residence. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, September 28 at 3 pm at Hodges Chapel Church Cemetery, Benson. The Rev. Ricky Lee will be officiating the service.

Mr. Young was born on December 31, 1931, to the late Claude Young Sr. and Dora Weaver Young. He was preceded in death by his brother Claude Jr. Young, sisters Gladys Young Barefoot, Angeline Young Hodges, Lucy Young Wheeler, Julia Young Blackman and Ruth Young King.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy Jean Young, his sons, Johnny Shepard Young of Massachusetts, Claude Timothy Young and wife Gail of Smithfield and Tommy Franklin Young and wife Robin of Virginia; a step daughter, Julie Raynor and husband Jeff of Newton Grove; grandsons Tommy Young, Jr. and Timothy Robert Young and wife Michelle; and a sister, Claudette Hall of Raleigh.

The family appreciates your thoughts and prayers.

A visitation for Mr. Young will be held on Tuesday, September 28 from 1:30 to 2:30 pm at Rose & Graham Funeral Home, the family will not be present for the visitation.

In accordance with NC-COVID19 guidelines, the funeral home suggests practicing social distancing guidelines and the three W's: wait, wash, and wear a face covering. Face coverings are not required, but are kindly recommended for all services.

Condolences may be sent to the family at
Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, September 28, 2021

1:30 - 2:30 pm (Eastern time)

Rose & Graham Funeral Home, Benson

301 W Main St, Benson, NC 27504

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hodges Chapel PFWB Church Cemetery

780 Hodges Chapel Road, Benson, NC 27504

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