Mary Lou Gaddy, 79, of Lampasas died May 12, 2020 at Spring Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Burial took place May 14 in Oak Hill Cemetery. Sneed Funeral Chapel had charge of arrangements.

Mary was born Sept. 16, 1940 in Lampasas to Luther Martin and Lillie (Welch) Martin. She attended Lampasas schools.

She married Albert Melvin Gaddy on Feb. 14, 1959 in Lampasas. She was a lifelong resident of Lampasas.

Mary worked as a nurse’s assistant for over 20 years and later provided in-home care for patients. She loved reading her Bible, quilting, fishing, camping and doing word search puzzles. She was a charter member of Calvary Baptist Church where she was a choir member and sang solos.

Mary is survived by her daughter, Dorothy Lindsey (Preston), and numerous grandchildren and greatgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; daughter Brenda Jackson; and by a grandson, Lowell.