Mizelle Deal Young


Mrs. Mizelle Deal Young, 77, of Sylvester died Saturday, January 17, 2015 at her residence.

The funeral service was held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at the Banks Funeral Home Chapel with interment following in the Hillcrest Cemetery. The Rev. Jason Jones and Rev. Mark Willis officiated.

Mrs. Young was born on February 6, 1937 in Sylvester to the late Troy and Vera Bell Deal.  She had lived in Worth County all her life.  Mrs. Young was self employed as a daycare owner and had taken care of many children over the years.  She was a member of Isabella Baptist Church.

Survivors include her son, Richard Young of Sylvester; daughter, Brenda Chastain (Randy) of Irwinville; grandchildren, Michael Young, Brittany Rambone, Amanda Simmons, Rory Young, Troy Marchman and Brian Westbrook; great grandchildren, John Michael Young and Layla Renee Young; brothers, Charles Deal and Wayne Deal, both of Tampa, FL and a sister, Linda Tyree of Tifton.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Young was preceded in death by her husband, James T. “Lightning” Young on April 15, 2010; brothers, Troy Haman Deal, James Deal, John Wallace Deal and a sister Melba Deal.

Pallbearers included Richard Young, James Michael Young, Charles Pearl, Charles Deal, Jr., Wayne Deal and James Tyree.

Please sign our online guest registry at www.banksfh.com. Banks Funeral Home in Sylvester is in charge of arrangements.