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Pauleen Mckay

October 21, 1929 — September 23, 2021

Pauline Flossie (Marker) Leatherwood McKay was born October 21, 1929 in Lunenburg County, Virginia.  She went to her heavenly home on September 23, 2021.  Pauline was one of five children by Benjamin Franklin Marker and Margie Delana Caudill.  She is the mother of Joyce L. Shelton and has two step children by later marriage, Tammy Miller and Sandra Covington.  Pauline was married at the age of 17 to the late Herman Leatherwood.  During 1955 Pauline worked for a shoe factory in Farmville.  She was a care giver for many years for people in her home.  Pauline Married Martin Lester Mckay in 1978 (He has passed).

Pauline precedes by her brothers Paul Marker, Garnett Marker, and Sister Hannah Elizabeth Cox of Wilsons, VA.

She is survived by one brother, Winston Marker.

Pauline has three grandchildren, Jody (Gus) Hobgood, Jay (Nancy) Shelton, and John (Cathie) Shelton.

She has five great grandchildren, Amanda (Kyle) Sealey, Justin Shelton, Quentin Hobgood, Rachel Hobgood, and Sydney Shelton.

Pauline has two great-great-grandchildren, Adira and Celia Sealey.  Has many cousins, nieces, and nephews.  Pauline loved to be called Nannie and she enjoyed cooking, gardening, painting, coloring, spending time with her family, and playing with any animal she could get a hold of.

Special thanks to her caring neighbors “The Hamletts.” A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at 2:00PM in Trinity Memorial Gardens.

Shorter Funeral Home is serving the family.

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