Blanche Mackay, age 97, of Knoxville, passed away Feb. 5.
Mrs. Mackay volunteered at Ladies of Charity, was a board member of the Council of Catholic Women, and active in AARP and Newcomers Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Mackay. She is survived by her children, Bob, Chris, Greg (Kate), Ken (Carol); grandchildren Anthony Morciglio, Ryan, Patrick (Isabella), and Hannah; and great-grandson, Jonathan Morciglio.
A funeral Mass was held at St. John XXIII University Parish and Catholic Center on Feb. 18 with Father Eric Andrews, CSP, serving as the celebrant.
Donations in Mrs. Mackay’s honor may be made to Ladies of Charity, 120 W. Baxter Ave., Knoxville, TN 37917.