Mary Smith Liskey

March 18, 1928September 20, 2020

Mary Smith Liskey, 92, of Dayton, passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at her home.

She was born on March 18, 1928 in Rockingham County and was the daughter of the late Leon Wilson and Elsie Randolph Smith.

Mary was a member of First Church of the Brethren in Harrisonburg and had been employed with Metro Pants and White Swan.

On April 29, 1949, she married Cecil Charles Liskey, Sr. who preceded her in death on November 9, 2015. She was also preceded in death by her beloved daughter, Joyce Hall, on May 12, 2017.

She is survived by five children, Charlie Liskey, Jr. (Sharon), Mike Liskey (Sathena), Sharon L. Barrix (Ray), Maribeth Liskey (Linda) and Jeff Liskey (Julie); nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter; a special sister, Iona Pitts and son-in-law, Bob Hall.

A special thank you to her angel, Emily.

A private graveside service will be held at Vision of Hope Church Cemetery. There will be no visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, PO Box 417005 Boston, MA 02241-7005 or Sentara Hospice, 2010 Health Campus Dr., Harrisonburg, VA 22801.

Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg is handling arrangements and condolences may be sent to


  • American Heart Association
  • Sentara Hospice


  • Private Graveside Service


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Jerry and Janet Wampler

September 27, 2020

Mary was a very special person to us and as a family member she will be missed.
We remember the family reunions at the Wampler cabin when Mary, Charles and their children were there.

With our sincere sympathy to the family.

Jerry and Janet Wampler

sandy miller

September 22, 2020

Jeff and Julie, So sorry for your loss sending hugs and prayers to you and the family.

Susan Huffman

September 22, 2020

You all are in my thoughts and prayers. Your memories will always be with you. Aunt Mary was a kind and sweet lady. She will be missed.

Bill Pollard

September 22, 2020

Sharon and family,
So sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom.
May God bless you and help you hold the wonderful memories of the times spent with her.

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