James Frederick Young, known to friends as "Jim" passed away at Concordia Transitional Care on September 19, 2018 at the age of 89 years. A Maryville native, he spent many years in banking and finance within Knoxville and Maryville until taking retirement from Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance in 2002. He never met a stranger, approached life with a sense of humor, didn't take himself too seriously, and had a profound impact on all who knew him. He loved the community of Maryville and would share many stories of it's history and years gone by with his family and friends. His favorite being that he was a member of the first undefeated Maryville Rebel football team in 1946. The Maryville Rebels had no bigger fan. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 44 years, Judy and his children, Stacy Carter(Tim), Ray Young, Richard Young , and Mark Brooks. He will also be forever remembered by his grandchildren Cassie McCracken(Scott Trump), Zack McCracken, great grandchild Blaine McCracken and brother Ben Young. He will also be remembered by a host of extended family and friends. James joins his father, Robert Young; mother Julia Young; brothers, Max, Jack, Bill, Bobby, Earl and Burl; sister, Margaret. Receiving of friends will take place at the Life Event Center, 1404 Tuckaleechee Pike, Maryville, TN, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM on Monday September 24th. The family would like to say a special thank you to the staff at Concordia Transitional Care for their love and compassion.
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