1971 ~ 2019
Date of death: December 10, 2019
In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the Young family. Hank’s earthly temple is now resting in the care of Veasley Funeral Home. Revelations 21:4 says "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Mr. Henry "Hank" Young, III.
Derrick Veasley ~ Director
Henry Veasley ~ Director
Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain
Henry (Hank) Andrew Young, III, age 48, resided in North Little Rock, Arkansas and departed this life on the 10th day of December 2019. On April 3, 1971, Henry Andrew Young, III, was born to the late Henry Andrew Young, II and Mary A. Young in Little Rock, Arkansas. Hank was the eleventh joyful bundle of twelve siblings.
Hank accepted Christ and was baptized at an early age at St. Joe Baptist Church, McAlmont, Arkansas under the leadership of Pastor W.L. Smith. Hank graduated from Little Rock Central High School in 1989. He served his country in the United States Army from August 1989 to June 1996. He returned home and joined First Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor William L Robinson on May 14th 2000 where he met his wife Kris R. Williams. They joined in union on September 11, 2010. Hank was later employed with Ally Financial Services, leaving after 10 years to pursue his entrepreneurial dreams. Hank's passion to impact the youth of our future was instrumental in mentoring the youth at First Baptist Church, leading him and his wife to begin his own program, Step Up Mentoring in 2014. He and Kris would later go on to start Forever Young, Inc. Janitorial Services and Me and You Clothier.
Hank was preceded in death by his father, Henry Andrew Young II, his paternal and maternal grandparents and his sister Michelle Young.
Hank leaves to cherish his loving memories, the love of his life, his wife, Kris Young of North Little Rock, Arkansas; his beautiful mother Mary A. Young of Sherwood, Arkansas; four daughters, India Young, stationed at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, Sasha Young residing in Germany, Sidney Mitchell and Christian Young both of Little Rock, Arkansas; his siblings, Michael (Dorothy), Evelyn Sims Coley (Thomas), Nehemiah (Beverly), Donna Kay Daniels (Carl) all of North Little Rock, Arkansas, Harold (Karen), Steven (Kimberly) both of Sherwood, Arkansas, Clifton Killingsworth residing in California, Angelia Killingsworth, Tonya McGee (Eric) of Little Rock, Arkansas, Christopher (Ashley) residing in Utah and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Family and friends public visitation will be held Friday, December 20, 2019 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at First Baptist Church - North Little Rock.
Celebration of life service will be held Saturday, December 21, 2019, 11:00am at First Baptist Church, 811 SA Jones Dr., North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114.
Committal service and final resting place will be held at Martin Cemetery - Kerr, Arkansas.