Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst announces the funeral service for Nancy Hewett Young, 88, of Hazlehurst, who passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2013. Services were held at 4:00 p.m. Saturday (May 18) in the Hazlehurst Church of God. The Rev. Nathan Smith officiated and burial followed in Hazlehurst City Cemetery.
Mrs. Young was born in Montgomery County. She was the daughter of the late James Emory Hewett and Daisy Lou Partin Hewett. Mrs. Young was the wife of the late Ellis Young and was preceded in death by her siblings, Authur Hewett, Lewis Hewett, Woodrow Hewett, Bernice Drawdy, Nina Sautter, Albert Hewett and Alvin Herwett. Nancy was a member of Hazlehurst Church of God.
Survivors include her son, Dwight Young of Blackshear; two brothers, Harold Hewett of Waycross and Comer Hewett of Clearwater, FL; three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Active pallbearers were James Hewett, Greg Bush, Chris Young, Joe Baxley, Steve Henry and Andrew Campbell.
Music was rendered by the Hazlehurst Church of God Praise Team.
Miles Funeral Home of Hazlehurst was in charge of the arrangements.