LOUISVILLE -- Dorothy Mae (Corum) Mackey, 93, of Louisville, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017.

Dorothy was born in Calhoun to the late Harry and Pearl (Brown) Corum on Sept. 24, 1924. Dorothy worked in food services for Jefferson County Public Schools for 24 years. She loved to cook. She was a faithful member of Ormsby Heights Baptist.

Preceding her in death were her parents; sisters Melba Herman, Katherine Dickens, Nina Warren and Ava Corum; and her husband of 62 years Walter E. Mackey Sr.

Left to cherish her memory are her son Walter E. Mackey Jr. (Suzanne), their daughters Lee Ann and Amy; daughter Frances D. King (Carl) and their children Keri (Chad) and Jeff (Christy); and her son John A. Mackey (Harriett) and their son Alexander (Katelyn). She is also survived by 13 great-grandchildren.

Her funeral was held at Owen Funeral Home.

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