April Michelle Young

April 30, 1982 ~ October 9, 2018

April Michelle Young, 36, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 in her home.  April was a 2000 graduate of Sulphur High School.  She was a loving mother, daughter, sister and friend.  April loved to read in her spare time.  Many who knew her said she was a free spirit. 

April is survived by her children, Ethan,  Olivia and Charlie; her father, Blake Young and wife Anna; her mother, Melony Abshire and Billy Abshire; her siblings, Tiffany, Amy, Bryce, Joey, Daniel, Cameron and Colin; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. 

The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Johnson and Robison Funeral Home in Sulphur from 4-9 PM with a rosary being recited at 6 PM.  Visitation will resume on Friday morning at the funeral home at 9 AM until the time of service.  Services for April will be held on Friday, October 12, 2018 at Johnson and Robison Funeral Home in Sulphur at 11 AM with Pastors Vince and Bridget Guidry officiating.  Burial will follow in Big Woods Cemetery in Edgerly, LA. 

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  1. Today, I learned that your family is mourning the loss of your beloved April. Please accept my condolences and be assured that almighty God is certainly aware of your painful feelings. May God comfort and sustain you to get through this day and others to come (Isa 41:13). Wishing your family all the best at this most difficult period.

  2. So sorry to hear of the loss of such a lovely being. The world will be a bit dull without her smile. Prayers for all of you.

  3. I hope you are at peace now friend. I feel blessed that I got to meet you in this life. Its been awhile since weve seen each other but I thought of you often. Im glad that we had the chance to be childhood friends.

  4. Even though we hadnt seen each other in years, Ill always remember you as my beautiful, sweet best friend in elementary school! Prayers to all of the family!

  5. You will forever be loved and hold a place in all of hearts. So sad to see you go so soon. Prayers for your families strength. ~love

  6. I am so shocked and sad to hear this news. My prayers are with Amy and all of the family! Rest in peace sweet friend. Love, Cindi Babineaux Gott

  7. My prayers are with Blake and his family. I am so very sorry for this tragic loss. Many many hugs to Blake and family!

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