Karen Ann Young

Karen Ann Young, 59, of Dayton, passed away on Thursday, July 1, 2021. She was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and of the Episcopal faith. She was a consummate athlete through high school, college, and beyond - enjoying softball, golf and basketball. She also loved books, travel and photography.

Karen is survived by her husband, Jeff Young; parents, Roy and Linda Bradshaw; sister, Kristy (Mark) Hall; brother-in-law, Kevin Young of Atlanta, Ga.; many aunts, uncles and cousins; and special friends, Susan and Faith. Special thanks to caregivers Rita Lawson and Caroline Wilkerson, and Samara and Samantha from Hearth Hospice.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 3, 2021, at 11:30 a.m. in the Chapel of Coulter Garrison Funeral Home with Pastor Clint Kerns officiating. Interment will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 9 to 11:30 a.m.

To share online condolences, visit www.coultergarrisonfuneralhome.com

Arrangements are by Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home of Dayton.