Lynda J. Young

Lynda Jene Higgenbotham Young, transitioned into the arms of the Lord on May 9th, 2022, in Columbus, Ohio surrounded by the prayers and love of her family. She was known for her adventurous and caring spirit by all who had the pleasure of meeting her and leaves many beautiful memories for everyone to cherish.

She was born on December 29th, 1954, to the late Benny and Mildred (January) Higgenbotham, Sr. in Springfield, Ohio. Lynda never failed to apply her warm nurturing nature in life and throughout her career to all those in need. In 1984, she graduated from Clark Technical College completing her associates in Registered Nursing Technology and obtaining her state certified RN License. She would then go on to provide attentive care in a variety of healthcare settings ranging from ICU nursing to Hospice care, serving her patients tirelessly for over 37 years. Because of Lynda’s caring and adventurous nature, she enriched the lives of her family, community children, friends and community members both locally and across the nation.

She leaves to cherish her beloved memory her son, Clint E. (Angela) Young; daughter, Rachelle Y. Young; siblings, Larry (Dora) Higgenbotham, Carla (Alvin) Burton, Benny (Ellen) Higgenbotham, Cheryl Johnson and Natalie Higgenbotham; beloved grandchildren, Simone, Clint II, Jada and Christopher and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends who all loved her dearly.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin A. Young; and parents, Benny and Mildred (Midge) Higgenbotham, Sr.


A Life Celebrational Service will be held Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 12 p.m. at the Chapel of Peace-North, 2500 Cleveland Ave., Columbus OH 43211.

A Life Celebrational Service will be held Thursday, May 19, 2022, at 12 p.m. at the Chapel of Peace-North, 2500 Cleveland Ave., Columbus OH 43211.

Lynda J. Young