Gladys Mae Allen Young, 84, of Jacksonville, passed away Friday, December 1, 2017 at her home.

Born on May 1, 1933 in Moore County, she was a daughter of the late Charlie and Meda Comer Allen. Mrs. Young loved drag racing and was an avid NASCAR fan. She enjoyed working in her yard and growing flowers.

Surviving are her daughter, Phyllis Greene Hill of Richlands; her son, William Darrell Greene of Troy; special friend, Charlie Stevens of Jacksonville; five grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Edwin J. Young; son-in-law, Richard Hill; grandson, Anthony Darrell Greene; two brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services will be 2 pm Tuesday, in the chapel of Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville. Burial will follow in Onslow Memorial Park. Visitation will be prior to the service at the funeral home from 1 pm until 2 pm.