Crossposting from FOL:
James L Young, MFH-emeritus Orange County Hunt, passed away Friday evening 25th May, 2012. at the age of 70. He served as Master for 27 seasons. He succeeded his father, Robert B Young.
His mother, Sybil also served as field master during W.W.ll.
His wife (of 51 years) Sally H. supported him throughout all their years....on and off the horse..... Frequently seen riding one, ponying two!
His son Stirling H, hunted many seasons (Piedmont, Middleburg, Fairfax, Tryon
etc ) and his son James R. (Rob) hunted with O.C.H as well.
Jimmy loved the Orange County ringneck hounds. He had a passion for their genealogy and was instrumental in the planning of most breedings.
Funeral service will occur at 2 pm. Thursday May 31st at Trinity Episcopal
Church in Upperville, Virginia. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for
donations to be sent to the Hunt Staff Benefit Foundation at P.O Box 363
Millwood, Virginia 22646.