How happy is every child of grace, that knows his sins are forgiven. This earth I cry is not my home, I seek my home in heaven. It is with heartfelt sympathy, that the staff of the Davis funeral home, 301 North Oak Street, Ocilla Georgia 31774 pause to announce the death and home going services for Mr. Willie Daniel Young of 612 /east 10th street, Ocilla Georgia. Born November 4, 1949, in Ocilla Irwin County Georgia to the late Ms. Willie Mae Ross and the late Mr. Daniel Young. Mr. Young received God's call from labor to reward on Friday November 10, 2023, at his home in Ocilla surrounded by his loving family. Wille Daniel and survived by his loving and devoted wife: Mrs. Carolyn Wynn Young of Ocilla. Their children: Minister Kelvin and Mrs. Addie Young of Ocilla, Mr. Wilbert and Mrs. Bernitta Young of Ocilla, Mrs. Milissa and Mr. Shawn of Fitzgerald Georgia, Ms. Siberia Young and Mr. Brandon Young both of Ocilla Georgia. Siblings: Mrs. Sallie Mae Harris of Tifton Georgia, Ms. Evon Smith of Eastman Georgia, Minister Michael Smith of Eastman Georgia, Ms. Cleo Young of Gilford Florida and Mr. Kenneth Smith of Belle Glade Florida. Eight grandchildren, and Six great grandchildren, along with a host of sister in laws, brother in laws, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends. Home going services for Mr. Willie Daniel Young is planned for Saturday November 18, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. from the New Bethel Baptist church, 401 East 7th street Ocilla, where Rev. Christopher R. Douglas serves as pastor. Rev. Corey Wynn will deliver the eulogy and committal. Interment will follow in the Ocilla city cemetery, 301 East Valdosta Ave, in Ocilla. Mr. Young will lie in state at the Davis funeral home, Ocilla, Friday morning 11:00 until 6:00 p.m. The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements. Please continue to pray for the Young and Wynn families.
In light of the Corona virus (Covid-19) outbreak, Davis Funeral Home of Ocilla Georgia will be taking the following steps to insure the health and well-being of our staff and our community as a whole. We have communicated with other funeral homes in our surrounding area, and have been in contact with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) for insight and guidance for conducting our day-to-day businesses. These are the recommendations that will be implemented by Davis Funeral Home: