Alyene Kay, 87, of Altus, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 at the Jackson County Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday at the Kincannon Memorial Chapel with Rod Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Altus City Cemetery under the direction of the Kincannon Funeral Home.
Alyene Hudson was born on Sept. 26, 1925 in Wynnewood to Coyet and Eva (Watson) Hudson. She grew up and graduated from Wynnewood High School. She married Paul Kay on Sept. 2, 1942 in Wynnewood. She worked as an office manager for International Crystal, NAPA Auto Parts, and Wilson Meat Plant in Oklahoma City. She then worked for the family business at Kay Electric from 1965 until the late 1990s. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Altus Literary Club and the Jackson County Democratic Women. She enjoyed sewing, knitting, golfing and traveling.
She was preceded her in death by her parents; a sister, Muriel Kay; and a son-in-law, Dean Hensley.
Survivors include her husband, Paul Kay, of the home; a daughter, Judy Glisson and husband Ron of Woodward; a son, Hershel Kay and wife Barbara of Altus; six grandchildren, Terry McAskill and husband Gary of Woodward, Curtis Hensley and wife Kari of Woodward, Tim Hensley and wife Kindra of Merlin, Texas, Greg Kay and wife Cheri of Altus, Jeff Kay and wife Sherry of Elgin, and Sarah Kay of Lawton; 12 great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren.
Online tributes may be made at kincannonfuneralhome.com