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Nancy Louise Johnson Young, 74
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Mrs. Nancy Louise Johnson Young, 74, of McMinnville died Thursday, March 24, at her home. She was born April 3, 1947, in Wise Co., Virginia, was retired from A.O. Smith, and was a member of The Vine Baptist Church. Nancy loved horses all of her life, enjoyed craft projects and making things for others. Mrs. Young was preceded in death by her husband Gary Ralph Young, father Roy Norman Johnson, and mother Anna Laurel Matthew Johnson.

Survivors include brothers Roy Norman Johnson Jr. and wife April of Hendersonville, Daniel Bruce Johnson of McMinnville, James Mitchell Johnson and wife Marcie of Hillsboro, and Robert Martin Johnson and wife Debbie of Hazel Green, AL, sister-in-law Barbara Ann (David) Cantrell, and brother-in-law Carl Young, 11 nieces and nephews, and 24 great nieces and great nephews.

A memorial service and celebration of life will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, April 4, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Greg Moser will officiate. Inurnment will follow at a later date at Jefferson Cemetery in Smithville. The family will receive friends Monday, April 4, from 2 to 4 p.m. at McMinnville Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 27, 2022