Clipped From Statesville Daily Record
beating mountainside and Hendersonville, 'Negro Ex-Slave ~ Dies At Age 107 Anderson Young, 107-year-old Negro ex-slave, died Tuesday at home of his son in Troutman will be buried in funeral rites ! day. i Young was born and spent of his life in Iredell county. had been sick about three weeks. i Funeral services for him will held Friday at 3 p. m. at Zion Wesley church in Troutman, with burial in the church cemetery. Sur viving are one son. one sister. grandchildren and 16 great-grand- children.