Source: Waveland Independent Nov 4, 1943
John Terry YOUNT, 71 life resident of the Waveland and Milligan communities died Thursday night at his home near Milligan. He had been ill six days. Mr. Young was born June 23, 1872 at Waveland, the son of John and Mary Yount. He was married in Waveland Sept 22, 1897 to Irena RITTER who survives, together with a son, Earl, one daughter, Mrs. Gertrude Terry and 3 grandchildren, Joyce and Sandra Ann Yount and Sarah Jane Terry. Mr. Yount was a member of the Modern Woodman and had devoted most of his life in farming. Funeral services were held at 2 o'clock on Saturday afternoon at the Machledt funeral home with burial at Russellville.