Margaret Knipper Young
Margaret Knipper Young, age 72, of Bolivar, departed this life Sunday evening, Feb. 21, 2016 at the Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Feb. 24 at Shackelford Funeral Directors in Bolivar with Dennis Callahan officiating. Interment followed in Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery near Toone.
The wife of Joe William Young, who survives, she owned and operated the H & R Block Tax Service in Bolivar. She had also worked for Dr. Pakkala for 20 years, and owned a grocery and supply store in Toone.
She was born May 26, 1943, in Middleton, daughter of the late Brodie Hardeman Knipper and Alma Glynn Jones Knipper and lived all of her life in Hardeman County. She married Joe William Young on May 27, 1961 and was a Southern Baptist in belief and a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church.
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