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Mary "Tootie" Ruth (Bolin) Young

June 18, 1941 ~ August 29, 2020 (age 79)

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Mary “Tootie” Ruth (Bolin) Young, age 79, of Tipton, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 29, 2020. She was born in New Market, Tennessee on June 18, 1941 to her parents, Raymond & Ruth (Whitaker) Bolin.  Mary married the love of her life, John Young and they shared 57 years together; he preceded her in death in October of 2017.

Mary worked at Tipton Hospital in the dietary department for many years.  She also worked Sisters of Saint Joseph as a nurse’s aide. 

Mary’s family meant the world to her!  She was a faithfully devoted Grandma & Great-Grandma, never passing up a moment to spend with them.  She loved her Grandchildren & Great-Grandchildren more than life itself; she always showed them kindness and that will be a legacy they can carry on in her memory.  She was the type of person that everyone who knew her called her Grandma.  She had a wonderful sense of humor; her laugh was contagious!  She will be deeply missed by her family and friends. 

Those left to carry on Mary’s legacy of love are her Children Teresa Owen, Jeff (Michelle) Young, Penny (Charles) Brown, Tabitha (William) Matthews; Grandchildren Ryan Buster, Cory Buster, Nicholas Matthews, Megan Matthews, Randy Brown, Craig Brown; Great-Grandchildren Gracie Buster, Johnathan Buster, Autumn Buster, Kayleigh Brown, Daisy Brown, Summer Brown, Montana Matthews, Jace Brown, Mavverik Buster, Charli Buster, Legend Buster, Lennon Buster, Hayden Brown, Bellah Reed, Haleigh Hart, Hannah Hart, Bryanna Boatwright; and several Nieces, Nephews, & Cousins.

Mary was preceded in death by her Parents Raymond & Ruth Bolin; Husband John Young; four Brothers and two Sisters. 

A graveside service celebrating Mary’s life will be held on Thursday, September 3, 2020 at 11:00am at the Brookside Cemetery located on Cemetery Road in Windfall, Indiana, with Pastor Dennis Johnson officiating. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Taylor & Cowan Funeral Home, Tipton, IN. Please feel free to leave an online condolence or share a special memory of Mary with her family on her tribute wall.


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Graveside Service
September 3, 2020

11:00 AM
Brookside Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Indiana

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