Joseph "Gus" Young, Sr., 43, of Beaufort, SC, died Thursday, December 12, 2013. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 12:00p m at The Sands in Port Royal, SC. A reception will follow at the AmVets in Port Royal. Gus was born on February 22, 1970 in Beaufort, SC. He is the son of the late Harris Manuel Young and Patricia Morris Young. Surviving are his loving companion, Mary Nelson; two step-daughters, Claudia Davis and Christi Davis; one son, Joseph" Joe" Young, II; three brothers, James and Michael Collins , Alan Young; three sisters, Samantha Ramos, Candy Stirewalt and Pam Brown. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Anderson Funeral Home, P. O. Box 21, Beaufort, SC 29901.