Paula J. Young, age 69, went to be with Jesus on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at her home in LaHarpe.
She was born to Roy and Pauline Blevins in Toronto on May 9, 1950. She was the second oldest of three children. Paula loved the outdoors, especially camping and fishing, and also enjoyed watching her hummingbirds and furbabies.
She was preceded in death by her parents, eldest sister Glenna Harclerode and grandson Bruce Damron.
Survivors include her siblings, Gloria Swift, Norma McDaniel, and Sam, Clinton and Mike Blevins; her daughter, Penny Lee, seven grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.
There will be a celebration of life at noon Friday at Baptist Mission Church, 901 S. Main St., LaHarpe. There will be a luncheon following the service.