Elizabeth McAlister Key
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Mrs. Elizabeth McAlister Key, age 86, of Jackson, MS, formerly of Jackson, TN, passed away on March 29, 2013 in Jackson, MS.
Graveside Services for Mrs. Key will be held on Monday, April 1, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Highland Memorial Gardens. Burial will immediately follow.
Mrs. Key was born on April 26, 1926 in Luling, Texas to the late George and Lavinia Yarbrough McAlister. She married Ernest H. Key in 1946 and they were married fourteen years until his death in 1961. She was a Registered Nurse, practicing at Jackson Madison County General Hospital for 20 years.
In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Key was preceded in death by two sisters, Doris Parrish and Dorothy Young; and a brother, George Carlton McAlister.
She is survived by two sons, Keith Key (Robbie) of Madison, MS and Ernest Key, Jr. (Sandra) of Fort Mill, SC; five grandchildren, Laura Key Triplett, Stephen Brian Key, Joel Carlton Key, Kerri Anne Key, and Katie Elizabeth Key; and four great-grandchildren.
There will be no visitation at the funeral home.
George A. Smith and Sons North Chapel, 731-427-5555
Published in The Jackson Sun on Mar. 31, 2013