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Nina Young

March 1, 1939 — September 26, 2020

Nina Ruth Young of Emory, Texas went to be with the Lord on September 26, 2020.  Mrs. Young was born in California on March 1, 1939 to Joe and Mamie Seeber.  She married James Charles Young on August 21, 1956 in Ardmore, Oklahoma.  They had two sons together, Kenny and Scott.

She retired from Rains ISD as the High School Library Aide.  She absolutely loved working with the young people and helped with the creation of the Senior Mother-Daughter Tea.  It gave her an excuse to use her beloved collection of tea pots and cups.  As a member of Emory Baptist Church, she taught the High School Girls Sunday School Class for many years.  Nina loved these girls and formed many life-long relationships with those that passed through her class.

Her family was her greatest joy.  She loved her boys unconditionally and would later find the ultimate happiness in being Nana to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  Nina also enjoyed spending her evenings with her extended Sidekick’s Family over dinner and conversation.

Nina is survived by many loving family members.

Son:  Scott Young and wife Denita of Emory.

Daughter-in-Law:  Karen Young of Emory

Granddaughters:  Kristen McNew and husband Dustin of Emory, Brooke Dockery and husband Dustin of Baytown, and Taylor Young of Dallas

Grandsons:  Korey Young and wife Danielle of Emory and Klay Young and wife Bailey of Emory.

Brothers:  Joe Seeber, Donnie Bryant, and Jack Watson

Sister:  Jeanetta Watson

Great Grandchildren:  Memphis and Madden McNew, Paisley and Piper Young, Berkleigh and Wesson Dockery, and Parker Young

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband James, son Kenny, brother Paul Seeber, and brothers Wayne Bryant, Wendell Watson, Lloyd Watson, and sister Faye Strickland.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Emory Baptist Church Family Life Center building fund. Private family service.

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