Services for Lana Young, 75, of Kilgore, formerly of Overton, were held Tuesday, October 3, at the First Baptist Church of Overton with Reverend Dr. Charles Paschall officiating. Burial followed in Overton Cemetery. Mrs. Young died Friday, September 29, 2017 in Kilgore.

Lana was born January 22, 1942 in Overton to Margarettee and Eugene Laughlin. She was a 1960 graduate of Overton High School. Lana married Robert Young December 30, 1961. The Youngs were longtime members of the First Baptist Church of Overton.

Lana worked in administration of the Overton Independent School District for many years.

Mrs. Young is survived by three daughters, Robbi Carnes and her husband Mark of Overton, Nickie Rhea and her husband Johnny of Kilgore, and Jennifer Young and Mike Smith of Kilgore; a brother, Jon Laughlin of Houston, Mo.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Young; two brothers, Mark Lynn Laughlin and Lt. Col. (Ret.) Val Joe Laughlin; her parents, and a grandson.

The family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff of Arabella of Kilgore and Hospice of East Texas.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Boulevard, Tyler, Texas 75701.

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