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Kay Low Gable

West Point, Miss - Memorial services for Mrs. Kay Low Gable will be Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at 2 p.m. from Calvert Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jeff Shannon officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in West Point. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Gable, 77, passed away March 4, 2018, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Mrs. Kay was born July 31, 1940, in Greenville, the daughter of the late Fletcher and Mary Lea Duke Low. She was a 1959 Graduate of St. Joseph High School in Greenville. She was an administrative assistant with USF&G Insurance in Greenville when she met her future husband, Mr. John Clifton Gable. They married June 16, 1963, in Greenville and were married for 49 years. USF&G Insurance carried both Kay and John to Jackson and Clinton. She and John later moved to Meridian, where Kay was a Teacher's Assistant in the Meridian Public School District, where she taught computer technology. She later worked as an administrative assistant for the Mississippi Rehabilitation for the Blind in Meridian. Kay and John retired back to West Point where she was a Communicant at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Mrs. Kay enjoyed flower gardening, scrapbooking, home decorating, cross-stitching, and sewing. She was a very artistic person and could often be described as "one of a kind."
In addition to her parents, Kay was preceded in death by her husband John, who passed away April 24, 2013.
Survivors include a daughter, Kelly Gable Conway of Tupelo; one granddaughter: Claire Conway West (Bailey) of Birmingham, Ala.; two great-grandchildren: Everett West and Evelynn West both of Birmingham, Ala.; three sisters, Sandra McGaugh of Greenville, Judy Cannon (James) of Greensboro, Ga., and Penny Crowson of Tupelo; step-mother: Alice Low; step-sister: Mary Otwell (Steve); and a step-brother: Ronnie Kersh all of Wilmot, Ark.; and two feline companions: Putty and Precious.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, MOEBIUS Syndrome Foundation, P.O. Box 147, Pilot Grove, MO 65276, or St. Joseph Catholic Church Renovation Fund, 412 Main Street, Greenville, MS 38701.
Visitation will be Wednesday 1:00-2:00 P.M. at Calvert Funeral Home. Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com
Published on March 6, 2018
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