Pernell Young, 83, of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. She was born in North Augusta, S.C.
She leaves behind her children Rachel, Kenneth (Kim) and Bruce, her five grandchildren Jadyn, Brooklyn, Carter, Alexa and Keith, siblings Mattie, Louise, Edna, Deborah, Horace, Frankie and nieces and nephews. Last but not least she leaves behind her dear friends and colleagues from church and work. Special thank you to Pernell’s church family for their love and care of “Ma” as she advanced in age.
She is predeceased by her son Lucius “Tommy” Young and several sisters and brothers.
Pernell’s Home Going Service is on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Spottswood AME Zion Church New Britain. Reverend Gervais Barger will preside over the service. The hour service is for immediate family only. Live stream is available. Here are the URL’s, facebook.com/SpottswoodAMEZionChurchNBCT/ or atthespott.org/live-church/. Condolences can be written on Rachel Young’s facebook page.