Effie Turner Mackey

CUTHBERT -- Effie Turner Mackey, 70, of Cuthbert died January 27, 2013 at Vista Care Hospice in Columbus. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 30th at 11:00 AM at Damascus Baptist Church. Mr. Robert "Buck" White will officiate with interment in East View Cemetery in Cuthbert.

Mrs. Mackey was born December 21, 1942 in Edison, daughter of Mildred Weathersby Holt and the late Aaron Z. Turner. She was retired as director of the Enrichment Services Program of Cuthbert and was a member of Damascus Baptist Church where she had served as pianist for over 40 years, in addition to her father she was preceded in death by a daughter, Inger Mackey and a brother, Robert "Bob" Turner.

Survivors include her husband, Laurie Mackey and her Mother Mildred W. Holt both of Cuthbert, a son Mark Mackey (Shannon) of Edison, 3 grandchildren Charlie McPherson, Martha-Kate Latner (Keith) and Dusti Mackey and a great-grandson, Dalton Latner.

The family will receive friends today (Tuesday) at Lunsford Funeral Home from 6 to 8 PM.

Lunsford Funeral Home

Cuthbert 229/732-2148