Mary Carolyn Lindsey Roy
Mary Carolyn Lindsey Roy, age 85, passed away peacefully surrounded by family in her home in Sevierville, TN on Sunday, October 10, 2021.
She was born in Florence, AL on August 14, 1936. Always driven, she became a model for Rogers Department Store, a librarian for University of North Alabama and later, with her husband James Shanty Roy, she owned the 4 Sixes Liquor store in Mount Pleasant, TN. A self taught pianist, she passed her love for music through two more generations. She had a passion for genealogy, and was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Chester and Fronia Lindsey; and her husband: James Martin Roy.
She is survived by sons: Ric Wilson of Waynesboro, TN, Matt Roy (Alicia) of Sevierville TN and Sam Roy (Stacy Verros) of Mt. Pleasant TN; grandchildren: Wil Wilson (Julie), Lindsey Cunningham (John), Kailey Horsman (Daniel), Isaac Roy, Guy Roy, JC Roy; and her great-grandson: Bennett Wilson.
A Celebration of Life for Mary Carolyn Lindsey Roy will be held later this year in Summertown, TN. In lieu of flowers, a charitable donation may be made to St. Jude’s by way of: www.stjude.org/donate.