Mary

January 25, 1953 ~ September 15, 2021


Resided in: Owensboro, KY

Mary Kay Jackson, 68, of Owensboro, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at her home. She was born January 25, 1953 to the late J.T. and Mary Higgs. Mary was a homemaker. She had a heart for people and cared for everyone around her. Mary was meticulous with upkeep of her yard.

Along with her parents, Mary is preceded in death by her sisters, Judy Hamilton and Carolyn Basham.

Mary is survived by her husband, Larry Jackson of 53 years; her children, Lisa (Scotty) Moore, Scott Jackson, and Larry Jackson; 4 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren and 1 on the way; her siblings, Frances (Joe) Autry, Pamela (Roger) Lewis, Gary (Doris) Higgs; and her half-siblings, Nancy Edmonson and Janie Paris.

Services will be Noon Monday, September 20, 2021 at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will follow at Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation will be 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm Sunday, and again from 10:00 am until the time of service at the funeral home.

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Jackson.

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  1. Mary welcomed me into her home and l was treated like family. She always would make you laugh and share a cup of coffee. I have many memories and you will be missed. So glad I talked to you Sunday l will always remember our talk

  2. Aunt Mary was one of my favorite, she would call me and I would call her just to keep in touch, visiting her at her home numerous times just to chit chat at the table or watching homemade movies from when us kids were little….I love you and will miss you dearly…your voice will always ring loud in my head

  3. Dear Jackson family,

    I want to send my condolences to each one of you. I personally know Lisa from work and Lisa I want to say personally you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers in the upcoming days and months that follow.

    God Bless,

    Natalie Fruehwald

  4. I have fond memories of Mary and her family growing us as her and my mom Rita Bennett were good friends. My heartfelt prayers for comfort to the family!

  5. Haven’t seen Mary for a long time but really thought a lot of her back in the day. Prayers for her Family.

  6. Aunt Mary I am so glad you are no longer in pain but I am also so sorry to see you go. You’re with a lot of your family now, love and rejoice. I’m sure Lisa we’ll take care of Larry. Keep your eyes out for your kids and grandkids. You’re always loved

  7. Sorry Joe and Frances for your recent family loss during this horrific time, hope you guys are doing well.
    Your friend and class mate James

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