Nancy Keller Young
1934 — 2022
Nancy Keller Young passed away on January 11, 2022, just shy of her 88th birthday. She will be remembered by her family and friends for her trademark color scheme of red, black, and white, her fiery and independent spirit, sharp sense of humor, her love of LSU, family and friends, and a good party. After losing her husband, Melvin Buren Young III, at the age of 42, she managed to support herself and her three teenage children by starting a successful small business from scratch and putting them through college at a time when women-run enterprises were a rarity, a fact of which she was extremely proud. Nancy was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, on February 27, 1934, to Bess Olmstead Keller...