Matthew Young, age 20, of Monticello, Ky., passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Wayne County Hospital.
He was born November 12, 1996 in Somerset, Ky. the son of James Harris and Tammy (Young) Harris.
He is survived by his fiancéeFaith Marie Sedlacek; one daughterAviana Young; maternal grandmother and guardianPeggy Young; and paternal grandmotherSheila Burge; along with a host of family and friends who mourn his passing.
In his early years, he lived with his grandmother, Peggy and his great grandmother, Amy.
After Amy passed away, Peggy moved into her own home with Matt, her daughter, Angela and granddaughter, Mia. Peggy and her entire family loved Matt as their own.
His mother, Tammy had a special place in his heart and he loved her very much. Another special person in Matt's life was Ezekiel - he looked up to him and thought a lot of him.
Matt met Faith and fell in love. They have a beautiful baby, who was the light of his life. He was looking forward to their life together.
He enjoyed hunting, hiking in the woods, archery and fishing. He loved playing games on the computer and hanging out with his friends.
He has a special friend, Seth Ford. Seth was his number one friend.
Zebadiah was also a lifetime friend and considered Matt an older brother. Kayden and Hayden were very close friends as well; along with many others.
Funeral services were held Monday, August 28, 2017 at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Harvey Antle officiating. Burial was in the Parmley's Grove Cemetery.
Hicks-Vaughn Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
Published on August 29, 2017