Mary Lois Carter Mehaffey, 78, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday morning, Feb. 8, 2013, in Chandler House Assisted Living.
She was an avid Atlanta Braves fan and attended Hebron Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Col. R. Carter and Lela Carter; and son-in-law, Gary Barnhart.
She is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Chuck and Robin Mehaffey; daughter, Beverly Barnhart, Colorado; sisters, Dorothy Huff and husband JB, and Wilma Basler; eight nieces and nephews; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one stepgrandson; and one stepgreat-grandson.
The family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, in Kyker Funeral Home, Harriman. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11, at Cedar Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, with the Rev. Paul Brewer officiating. www.kykerfuneralhome.com