Betty (Toney) Young

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"Our family is a circle of strength and love; founded on faith; joined in love; kept by God; forever together." Betty Toney Young passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at the age of 79. She was born in Bogalusa, Louisiana, on July 11, 1938, and was a resident of Baton Rouge. She is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, David Young. She was an incredibly kind, caring and loving mother to her five children, Patti Arceneaux, Lisa Young Crooks (Whit), Gregory Young, Toni Young Scott (Tony), Alison Young; special family members George Barrington and Linda Young. Beloved grandmother of Amy Beckwith, Alison McGee, Joshua Arceneaux (Britney), Sara Coan (Andy), Grant and Peyton Scott, Sibel Young, Katie and Allie Crooks. Great-grandchildren, Brynn and Alex Beckwith, Brayden Coan, Cade Best and Weston Coan, Natalie, Elisha, Ben, Hazel and Hope Arceneaux and Lane Ducote. Siblings - Gladys Parker, Jewell Toney (Peggy), Bobby Toney (Jane), Faye Foster (George), Ray Toney (Brenda), Royce Toney (Lou) and Cathy Marquis (Greg). Brother-in-law, Landrum Young (Rita). She also had many cousins, nieces and nephews that she loved dearly. Preceded in death by her parents Robert and Hazel Toney, siblings Ben Toney and Ann Toney Greco, and grandson Jon McGee. Betty was a homemaker, avid reader and an excellent seamstress. She enjoyed sewing for her children and grandchildren for many years. She enjoyed antiquing, auctions and working on many home remodeling projects. She loved spending time and playing games with her family. She was quite the competitor. The family thanks the staff from St. Joseph's Hospice for their compassionate care of our precious loved one. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 3:00 pm with the memorial service beginning at 3:00 pm on Monday, June 18, 2018, at Comite Baptist Church, 12250 Greenwell Springs Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70814.
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Comite Baptist Church
12250 Greenwell Springs Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70814
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from June 14 to June 18, 2018