Saturday, October 10, 2015
Mary Christy East (Christy) Macaulay
Mary Christy East (Christy) Macaulay, 53, of Floyd, VA and formerly of Lake Monticello, died Friday, October 9 at Carilion New River Valley Hospital following an extended illness. She was predeceased by her father William David East. She is survived by her beloved daughter, Megan Ann Macaulay of Virginia Tech, mother and step father, Candace S. and Macon Sammons of Mt. Airy, NC., sister, Allison Leigh East; brother and sister-in-law, David and May East all of Charlottesville, VA., her partner and caregiver, Adolph Turner of Floyd, as well as aunts, uncles, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Also surviving is her former husband and father of her daughter, Paul Macaulay of Charlottesville and a stepson, Dane Macaulay of Richmond, VA. Christy graduated from Floyd High School and attended Radford University before receiving her bachelor’s degree from Averett University. During her career, Christy worked in several fields including industrial sales, real estate and insurance, and lately she was employed by the Home Shopping Network. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, October 17, 2015 at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel located at 367 South Locust Street, Floyd, VA with Pastor Stanley Hawkins officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3723 Franklin Road SW, Roanoke, VA 24014, American Heart Association, 3140 Chaparral Drive #106, Roanoke, VA 24018 or the charity of your choice.