Robert Lee Young, Jr.
January 4, 1951 – December 3, 2021
Robert Lee Young, Jr. was born January 4, 1951 in Springdale, Arkansas and was welcomed by his parents Robert Lee Young, Sr. and Kitty Violet Young. He graduated from Killeen High School and obtained an associate degree from Central Texas College. He married Sheryl Worley on November 22, 1980 in Killeen, Texas. Robert worked as a chief tax appraiser for several counties in Texas and owned a tax appraisal firm in Fort Worth, Texas. Family was very important to him and his devotion as a caregiver was exemplary. He was a devoted husband and was actively involved in the lives of his children and grandchildren. He particularly enjoyed watching his grandchildren participate in athletic events. Fishing was his passion and he loved spending time at the lake.
He was preceded in death by his parents Robert L Young, Sr. and Kitty Violet Young, brother Sandy Roberts, and brother-in-law David Worley.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Sheryl Worley Young of the home, a daughter Robin Linder and husband Kevin Linder of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, a son Robert Lee Young III and wife Alicia of Edmond, Oklahoma. Four grandchildren, Annica Lozano, Robert Lee Young, IV, Ryder Ladson Young, and Alizabeth Day Young of Edmond, Oklahoma. Sister, Peggy Murphy and husband Sam of Harker Heights, Texas, Diane Guidry and husband Charlie Guidry of Temple, Texas, brother Dick Young and wife Cara Young of Killeen, Texas. Brother-in-law, Steve Worley and wife Carol Worley of Jenks, Oklahoma, Daryl Worley and wife Christa Worley of Waco, Texas, sister in-law Roxana Worley of Conway, Arkansas as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, December 10, 2021, at the Matthews Funeral Home Chapel.