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Mary Priscilla Youngblood

Mrs. Mary Priscilla Johnson Youngblood, age 94, beloved wife of the late John M. “Bill” Youngblood, Sr., went home to be with the Lord on Sunday September 1st, 2019 at her home, surrounded by her family.

She is survived by her sons, John M. “Mel” Youngblood, Jr. (Karen), Ernest L. Youngblood; daughter, Sue Y. Simon (Willie); daughter in law, Donna Youngblood; sister, Evelyn Napier; nine grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren with two on the way.

In addition to her husband, she is preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Cloutezze Friday Johnson; son, Michael L. Youngblood; three brothers and a sister.

Mrs. Youngblood started her working career at Graniteville Company. She then moved to the old Aiken County Hospital where she worked in the billing department and was also a volunteer for the Election Poles for many years. Ms. Youngblood worked at the Augusta Arsenal in the business office assisting with the war efforts of World War II.

Many lives have been touched because she had the love of Jesus in her heart. She was a charter member of Couchton Baptist Church, where she served as the organist for forty-five years. She was a Sunday School teacher, worked in the WMU and Vacation Bible School. She and her husband helped with the work release prison ministry for twenty plus years.

A funeral service celebrating her life will be held on Thursday September 5th, 2019 at 11am at Couchton Baptist Church with Rev. Bobbie Broach, Rev. Joe T. Youngblood and Rev. James Napier officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening September 4th, 2019 from 6-8pm at Couchton Baptist Church.

Pallbearers will be the granddaughters: Angela Whetstone, Sara Youngblood, Victoria Wilson, AshLee Briatico, Kristy Youngblood, Meredith Youngblood, Priscilla Redd and Aimee Simon.

If so desired, donations may be made to the Couchton Baptist Church Legacy Fund at 3171 Wagener Road. Aiken, SC 29801.

Napier Funeral Home, Inc. 315 Main St. Graniteville, SC 29829, has been entrusted with these arrangements. To send an expression of sympathy, you may visit the guestbook at www.napierfuneralhomeinc.com


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Guestbook

To the Youngblood Family.. So very sorry to hear about the passing of Miss Mary. She was a very, very sweet lady and now she is in heaven with the love of her life Mr Bill. I know she will be missed..... Larry Lynn

Larry Lynn Sep 5 2019 12:00 AM

Sue I am so sorry for the loss of your dear mother, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Marie H Bowick Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

Mrs. Mary will always hold a special place in my heart. She was such an inspiration to me and I learned so much from this sweet lady...her love for the Lord and her dedication to serving Him. She loved her family very much. My thoughts and prayers are with this special family today and in the days ahead. I love each and every one of you. What a blessing you are to me. Teresa Simmons

Teresa Simmons Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

Mel, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. My deepest heartfelt sympathy goes our to you and your family in this time of sadness. May she rest in the arms of our Lord for all days to come .. with no end.. for ever and ever, till you see her again. You all are in my prayers. Carole Wilson

Carole Wilson Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

My deepest condolences to the Youngblood family. Mrs. Mary was a wonderful lady and a loving mother to you all. God Bless you as you learn to live with out her by your side, but celebrating that you will be rejoined with her one day.

Kim and Bruce Walls Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM