Raymond Eugene Young, 86, of Amherst, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 in Amherst. No service is scheduled. Eugene was born July 10, 1932 south of Sudan, to Raymond and Maude (Moore) Young. He married Virginia Lance on June 23, 1954 in Clovis, N.M., and she preceded him in death on April 1, 2015. He liked to read, go hunting, and attending the sporting events of his kids and grandkids. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Amherst, where he served as a deacon. Surviving are his three daughters, Roxanne Chavez (Victor), of Lubbock; Gina Grant (Mike) of Canyon; and Dana Martin (Kyle) of Sudan; nine grandchildren: Amber Hawkins (Dana); Matthew Plank; Victoria Roberts (Evan); James Grant (Courtney); Natalie Grant; Kurt Grant (Chelsea); Danielle Martin; Jonathan Martin; and Lance Martin (Alena); Seven great-grand-children: Gunnar Hawkins, Teera Grant, Piper Grant, Beckett Grant; Scout Welps, Lance Welps, Matthew Martin, and Hank Martin; two brothers: Francis Young and Mike Young; and a sister: Carol Fross.