George O. Young of Bedford passed away Saturday afternoon at Stonebridge Health Campus at the age of 88.
Born in 1920 in Bedford to David and Blanche Young, George was a tool and die maker, woodworker, and preacher for 61 years founding the Indianapolis Baptist Temple, Ft. Wayne Baptist Temple and Bedford Baptist Temple.
He is survived by his
wife Jeanne, daughter Cindy, brother Jack, 6 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, brother Dick and sister Evelyn.
Services will be held this afternoon at 3:00pm at the First Baptist Church in Bedford with burial to follow at Green Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from noon until time of service today at the church.