Mary N. Shows
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Mary N. Shows
  • February 27, 1941 - December 9, 2017
  • Mississippi

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Mary Northam Shows, 76, of Morton, MS went to be with the Lord on December 9, 2017.

Mary was born in Meridian, Mississippi on February 27, 1941 to Jennie Bell Brashier and Joseph Hayes Northam.

Mary married Arthur Jay Shows, and together they had two children, Jennie and Jay. She worked as a beautician for many years, then became a supervisor at School Pictures, Inc. She enjoyed spending time with her family, particularly time spent spoiling her grandchildren. Mary was also a proud member of First Baptist Church, Pearl, MS.

Mary is survived by her children, Jennie Torrence (Danny) and Jay Shows (Cathy); grandchildren, Joshua Torrence (Beth), Matthew Torrence, Joseph Torrence, Amanda Hopper (Brent), Aaron Shows (Louisa), Michelle Hutson (Nicky Joe), and Sarah Eutzler (Nick); and great-grandchildren, Peyton Torrence, Brady Torrence, Avery Torrence, Ian Torrence, Brennan Hutson, Kathryn Hutson, and Vada Eutzler. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband, A.J. Shows, and two brothers, Alton and Mike Sistrunk.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 11:00 am at Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Monday, December 11, 2017 at Baldwin Lee Funeral Home, as well 10:00 to 11:00 am prior to the service Tuesday. Interment will be at Big Creek Bapist Church Cemetery in Jones County, MS at 2:30 pm Tuesday.

The family would like to extend their deepest appreciation to the sitters who gave their hearts and souls to take care of Ms. Mary throughout the years.