Mary J. Dempsey

October 29, 1940April 8, 2018

Funeral service for Mrs. Mary Joyce Dempsey, 77, of Anniston will be at 12pm on Thursday, April 12th, 2018 at Gray Brown-Service Mortuary. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8pm on Wednesday Night. Mrs. Dempsey passed away Sunday at her sisters home.

Survivors include her husband of 59 years, William E. Dempsey; her two sons Terry Dempsey (Sandra) and Dennis Dempsey (Jennifer); grandchildren Cameron (Brianna), Briea, and Connor Dempsey; great-grandchild Colton Dempsey; siblings Hules Homer Middlebrook, Joanne Brown, and Lee Roy Middlebrook.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Homer Lester Middlebrook and Dovie Beatrice Harris Middlebrook; and sister Vecroy Middlebrook.

She worked as a special education teacher's aid for 20+ years - beginning at Ft. McClellan and finishing at Weaver. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be greatly missed.


  • Visitation Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 12, 2018

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