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Mary Lou McGinnis Lay

November 29, 1941 — June 23, 2023

Knoxville

Mary Lou McGinnis Lay, of Knoxville, passed away June 23, 2023. She was a member of 6th Avenue Baptist Church. She was born on November 29, 1941 to the Late Larkin and Vada McGinnis. Mary Lou was the last of 8 siblings. Survived by husband Bobby H. Lay, children Sheila (Mark) Hill and Gerald (Lori) Lay, grandchildren Elizabeth (Kevin) DeBusk, Elisha (Seth) Burnett, Amanda (Shane) Cox, Matthew (Maegan) Lay, and Christian (Lily) Lay, and 12 great-grandchildren. Special thank you to UT Hospice for their love and care. Family will receive friends 2:00-4:00pm Sunday, June 25, 2023, at Mynatt Funeral Home Halls Chapel with service to follow at 4:00pm, Gerald Lay and Matthew Lay officiating. Family and friends will meet at 12:45pm Monday, June 26, 2023, at Greenwood Cemetery for a 1:00pm interment. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mynattfh.com

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Sunday, June 25, 2023

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Monday, June 26, 2023

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