Earnest Wayne “EW” Young, 69, of Silsbee, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 13 at Mt. Corinth Baptist Church in Kountze under the direction of Robinson Funeral Home in Silsbee with burial following at Trinity Valley Cemetery in Kountze. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. the day of service at the church.
Born in Honey Island, he was a longtime resident of Kountze before moving to Silsbee. He was a 1968 graduate of Kountze High School and was a retired conductor with Santa Fe Railroad.
Survivors include his sons, Carlos Hadnot and wife Bettina and Felipe Young, all of Beaumont; brother, Freddie “Big Man” Young and wife Ana of North Carolina; and two grandchildren.