South Carolina Rep. Ronnie Young passes away Sunday Morning

District 84 Rep. Ronnie Young passed away Sunday morning

South Carolina Rep. Ronnie Young passes away Sunday Morning
SC State Rep. Ronald "Ronnie" Young passes away Sunday Morning (Source: Live 5 News)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The SC Republican Party announced representative of Aiken County Ronnie Young died in his home Sunday morning from an illness he was battling.

The 71-year-old lawmaker was battling cancer and had been in hospice care to treat his illness and suffered a stroke weeks before.

Young represented District 84 and served as chairman for Aiken County, South Carolina Council since 1994, and was a member for 26 years. Rep. Young previously received SC’s highest honor “Order of the Palmeto” which is the state’s highest civilian honor.

SC Republican Party Chairman Drew McKissick issued the following statement regarding the passing of Rep. Ronnie Young. ...

Posted by South Carolina Republican Party on Sunday, May 19, 2019

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