Jackie E. Mackey
Jackie E. Mackey, age 70, passed away Nov. 15, 2018, surrounded at home by her loving family. She was born on April 28, 1948, in Brooksville, Fla., to the late Jay and Catherine Peak Hall. Jackie was of the Baptist faith and a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Wauchula.
Ms. Mackey was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many and will be sorely missed. She enjoyed cooking for family gatherings and spending time with everyone. Each year Jackie was very active with Operation Christmas Child. In her spare time she like to do crossword puzzles.
She is survived by her husband and best friend of 50-plus years, Richard Mackey of Wauchula, Fla.; one daughter, Stephanie Mackey Steyer; one son, David (Jeannie) Mackey; five grandchildren, Kelen Steyer, Kyle (Dora) Steyer, Kacey Steyer, Kaitlin Steyer and Michael Cross; two great-grandchildren, Kimber Steyer and Ayvee Steyer, all of Wauchula.
Jackie was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Jerry Hall.
Visitation was Nov. 19 at the chapel of Ponger-Kays-Grady Funeral Homes, 205 N. 9th Ave., Wauchula. Funeral Services were Nov. 20 at New Hope Baptist Church, 1999 State Road 64 E., Wauchula, with Rev. Chris Bishop officiating. Burial followed at Joshua Creek Cemetery, Arcadia.
Online condolences may be made at pongerkaysgrady.com. Ponger-Kays-Grady Funeral Homes have been entrusted with the arrangements.