Iva Mae Young, 96 of Arlington, Texas passed away on May 25, 2021. She was born on May 7, 1925 in Anderson, Missouri to Archie Lee Van Winkle and Iva Leah (McCully) Van Winkle. She married A.E. Young who preceded her in death.
Iva Mae was a devout Christian and God fearing woman. Wonderful mother, grandmother and great and great-grandmother who loved all children. She also helped raise many and ran a daycare for many years. She loved reading her bible and sharing with others to practice what she read.
Iva Mae is survived by: sons, Elmore Bergen Young of Sapulpa, Oklahoma; Bernard Lee Young of Baytown, Texas; Arlis E. Young and wife, Carolyn of Corpus Christi, Texas; daughter, Natalie & Don Griffin of Arlington, Texas; grandchildren, Shannon Young, Michelle Young, Brandi Pender, Bethany Thurlow, Bonnie Marshall, Shelby Griffin and Tanya Skinner; 6 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Preceded in Death: parents, husband, 6 siblings, grandson, Nicholas Shane Griffin.
Home at Last –
Do not cry for me, all the pain and grief have passed-I am at the side of Jesus, at peace forever, Home at last.
There will be a visitation on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 from 12:00 pm-2:00 pm followed by a Memorial Service at 2:00 p.m at Meador Funeral Home Chapel, 1204 E. California Street, Gainesville, Texas.