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In Loving Memory of Gracie Lee Young

It is with heavy hearts and a profound sense of loss that we announce the passing of Gracie Lee Young.  A gifted musician, cherished friend, beloved mother and grandmother.  She departed this world on August 20, 2023 leaving behind a legacy that will forever resonate in the hearts and minds of all who had the privilege of knowing her. 

Gracie Lee was born in Lake Charles Louisiana and settled in Seattle, Washington with her family in the 1940’s.  She met her husband Marshall C. Jones at a local community center and they began their musical journey together.

Gracie Lee Young (Jones) had a significant impact as a music teacher through her  Jones Clavier Academy of Music school  in operation  from  1972 -2002.  

The first viewing will be on Friday September 8 at Serenity Funeral Home 749 Central Ave. N. Kent, WA 98032. A service of remembrance will be held at Immaculate Conception Church  on Saturday September 9 with the viewing starting at 9:00 and the service 11:00 am .  Wearing bright colors is a thoughtful gesture and a wonderful way to honor her contributions to generations of families at Immaculate Conception Church


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