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Wanda Laverne Young

Memorial services for Wanda Laverne Young, 84, of Lufkin, will be held Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Chestnut Drive Baptist Church in Lufkin with Bro. Billy Jack Smith and Bro. Blackie Cranford officiating.

Mrs. Young was born July 5, 1937, in Brown County, Texas, to Orval L. Green and Nettie (Blackman) Green, and died Friday, May 6, 2022, in Lufkin, Texas.

Wanda loved to garden. She could often be found tending to her plants which brought her great joy. She was also an exceptional cook and thoroughly enjoyed a day at the water fishing.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Linda Stroder of East Columbia, TX; son, Gary Stroder of Lufkin, TX; grandson Albert Stroder of East Columbia, TX; along with numerous other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her Parents and her husband, Lee Edward Young.

Special memorials may be made to Samaritan’s Purse, PO Box 3000 Boone, NC 28607.

Shafer Funeral Home, Lufkin directors.