Mrs. Mary L. Proctor was born on August 13, 1959, to the late William and Hannah Glasper Proctor. At an early age, she confessed Christ, was baptized and united with New Hope Church in Jackson, Mississippi. At the time of her death, Mary was a member of New Life Christian. Fellowship Church under the leadership of Pastor Arthur L. Sanders, Sr. She was proceeded in death by her parents and son.
Mary grew up in the heart of downtown Jackson, MS, where she attended Jackson Public School. Mary graduated from the historic Central High School. She attended the Academy of Hair Designs where she became a licensed cosmetologist. While taking a break from cosmetology, in 2012, Mary became employed by the Jackson Public School District, working in the cafeteria at Chastain Middle School until her health began to decline.
Mary was full of life and always smiling. She was the proud mother of four adorable children that she loved more than anything. She was a mother to numerous children throughout her neighborhood, whom she treated as her own. Sadly on Saturday, December 22, 2018, Mary answered the call and peacefully transitioned from her beautiful earthly journey.
Visitation hours will be held on Friday, December 28, 2018, between 12-7 p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home, located at 886 N. Farish street - Jackson, MS 39202. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Body of Christ Church, located at 4619 Hanging Moss Road - Jackson, MS 39213.
Interment will follow at Autumn Woods Cemetery - Jackson, MS 39209
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