Nancy Olson, 75, longtime owner and proprietor of Quail Ridge Books and Music, passed away early Sunday morning, March 27. Preliminary reports are here and here. Details of a memorial service will be announced in the near future. We join the community of book and music lovers in extending sympathies to Jim and lamenting this loss.

Updated 3/30: A memorial service has been set for 11 a.m., April 7, at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh, 3313 Wade Ave.