Published 12:00 am Monday, May 17, 2010

Funeral services for Albert James “A.J.” Kay, 89, of Anacoco will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at Freedom Rest Baptist Church in Anacoco with the Rev. George Jeane and Rev. Harles Meylian officiating. Burial will follow in
the Beach Grove Cemetery in Anacoco under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.
Visitation will be held Monday, May 17, from 6 p.m. until time of service Wednesday, May 19, at the church.
A.J., the
son of Thomas Albert and Elsie Elizabeth McGraw Kay, was born on February 20, 1921 in Burr Ferry. He passed away on Monday, May 17, 2010 at his residence in Anacoco.
He served in the Army Air Corp for three years, having served in War
War II.
He was a longtime member of Freedom Rest Baptist Church. A. J. loved to fish and garden.
He was preceded in death by his son, Buford Kay.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Thelma Kay of
Anacoco; nine children, Laverne and Ronnie Atchison of Kirbyville, Texas, Lillian and Alan Simmons of Anacoco, Ann and Mark Baker of Burr Ferry, James and Nancy Kay of Anacoco, Sharon and Billy Laurent of Leesville, Martha and Doug McNeely of Toledo
Bend, Pamela and Edwin McCullough of Anacoco, Jerry and Cindy Kay of Burr Ferry and Wanda Kay of Burr Ferry; 31 grandchildren, 53 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren.
Words of comfort may be expressed to the Kay family