Charles John Mackey
1933 - 2021
BORN
1933
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Charles Mackey Funeral Home
1576 Robin St.
Baton Rouge, LA
Charles "C.J." John Mackey was born November 5, 1933. He was the son of Manuel John Mackey and Leesther Curtis. At the age of 88, Charles Mackey departed this life surrounded by loved ones on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. Charles "C.J." Mackey joined the United States Army in 1952 and later graduated from Mckinley Senior High School in 1956. In 1985, Charles Mackey graduated from Delgaldo Community College with a degree in Funeral Directing and completed his internship at Dorothy Lawless Mortuary in New Orleans, Louisiana. Charles "C.J." Mackey had a long and lustrous career throughout his life and in 1987 the doors to Armstrong and Mackey Funeral Home opened and would become Carney and Mackey Funeral Home which is currently being operated as Charles Mackey Funeral Home. Charles Mackey was the Sole Owner, President, and Funeral Director to Charles Mackey Funeral Home until his health declined in 2019. He leaves to cherish his memories a host of family, friends, loved ones and the community he served. A public visitation will be held Monday November 29, 2021 at Charles Mackey Funeral Home, 1576 Robin St. from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held Tuesday November 30, 2021 at Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church, 9700 Scenic Highway. Visitation for Tuesday will begin at 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. with religious services beginning at 11:00 a.m. Religious services for Tuesday will also be available live stream through Facebook. Interment: Louisiana National Cemetery. Services entrusted to Charles Mackey Funeral Home.



Published by The Advocate from Nov. 27 to Nov. 30, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Nov
29
Visitation
7:00a.m. - 7:00p.m.
Charles Mackey Funeral Home
1576 Robin St., Baton Rouge, LA
Nov
30
Visitation
9:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.
Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church
9700 Scenic Highway, LA
Nov
30
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church -- Religious services for Tuesday will also be available live stream through Facebook.
9700 Scenic Highway, LA
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Charles Mackey Funeral Home
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In Loving Memory of a fine man who has taken care of our family needs since selling grave plots at Southern Memorial when it was first developed to the remains and funeral of my husband in 2016. He will be missed. May his legacy be carried on. Beverly Carter and Family
Beverly Carter
December 3, 2021
My Condolences to the Mackey family. Continue to Trust in the Lord he will give you strength.
Mimia Spland Hunt
Friend
December 2, 2021
My Deepest Condolences and Prayers for the family and friends. I just want to say I Appreciate you for allowing me to Complete my Internship at Carney-Mackie Funeral Home. I´ll Always carry those Great memories and experiences in my Heart Rest in Power Mr. Mackie for there will Never be another like you
Sundae´(T´Notchie) Eackels
December 1, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Alicia Moore
Friend
December 1, 2021
My deepest sympathy to the family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Rachel Richard-Robinson
November 30, 2021
We will miss Bro. Mackey. May you, the family find comfort and peace that he has his crown and wings. Be blessed.
Ralph and Carolyn Gordon
Friend
November 30, 2021
Delisa and Family. Your father was a great and devoted friend who always opened his heart and home to many. God holds the key for all of us. Rejoice and be Blessed.
Linda Collins
Friend
November 30, 2021
Thank you for all you did for the Scotlandville community, You will truly be missed. May the Lord be a comforted to your family.
Anita Y. Hill , Tonya Hill Lane and Ryan C. Burrell
November 30, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Carney family
Family
November 30, 2021
My heart and prayers are with you all in this time of bereavement. May God bless you and may he keep you.
Malcolm Daniels
Family
November 30, 2021
What a wonderful man has been to the city God bless you all
Augustine harris
November 29, 2021
"Dixie" for sure has always a place of love for your fellowman, older to younger generation, the Mackey Family is definitely one of so many to be remembered and grateful for. Shelley Street there was a family on the it that lit up our lives as kids to today as grownups. Thank you so much for keeping that alive through all your businesses and Church brotherhood. Your laughter with us as kids and grownups will always be with us. Thank you for opening your doors at Carney Mackey as I was called to serve the Lord as a Minister of the Gospel, thank you always and may the Lord continue to bless your family forever and always. Pop Carney you are already missed.
Catherine Scott Brown
November 29, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Bobby Handy & Family
November 29, 2021
Deepest Condolences n
Mattie Keller
Family
November 29, 2021
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Donald and Dianne Shelmire
Friend
November 29, 2021
With sorrow from roach.family William Howard Thomas Sr .deceased friend and neighbor Betty mccaleb family.we send prayer to family .rest in peace Mr Mackey and God bless you.eternal rest.
Betty mccaleb
Work
November 29, 2021
Delisa and family, My deepest sympathy and prayer to you in the passing of your loved one and my classmate and friend.May the times you shared together be a comfort to you in the days ahead. He will surely be missed.
Elouise B. Paulfrey
School
November 29, 2021
We are sorry to hear of your loved one passing from earth to Glory. May your hearts soon be overflowing with wonderful memories of joyful and glorious times together as you all celebrate a life well lived. May our God give each of you comfort, strength and peace during these difficult times, Family be blessed!
Gilda Lawrence Wilson and Family Friend
November 28, 2021
Condolences to the Family. Mr. Mackey was such a loving and wonderful person. He was a devoted friend to my uncle, Solomon Myers, and family. He will be deeply missed. Love you Mackey!
Jacqueline Carney Williams
Friend
November 28, 2021
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
Carolyn S.West
November 28, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Joe L Williams
Friend
November 28, 2021
My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time. Mackey was a lifelong friend to me and my family, he will always be in our hearts
Thelma Bailey
November 28, 2021
May the Lord give you peace during the loss of your loved one.
Devora W. Sulcer
Friend
November 28, 2021
To the Mackey family ! God raised a Giant! Mackey was a dear friend to our family for years. He served the community with poise and caring, He will be missed. Another soul gone home to be with the Lord. Rest In Peace my friend. The family is certainly in my prayers.
Ann M Kelly
Friend
November 28, 2021
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
Gail Williams/Thomas Chapel Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Leroy Thomas
November 28, 2021
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Phyllis Robinson and Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
Jackie Harrell Bates, And Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Juanita Taylor Mathieu and Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Ruby Torrence Morrow and Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Napoleon Moore and Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Donnettia Houston Thomas and Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
David Torrence Sr and Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
Susan Banford Ratcliff and Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Elaine Pounds Thomas and Family
Friend
November 28, 2021
Our Sincere Sympathy To Delisa & the Entire Mackey Family (our family) I Pray For Strength For You And Your Family During This Difficult Time CJ WILL Be Truly Missed. R.I.P. Cuz
Robert Modica & Family
Family
November 27, 2021
Paw Paw, I will miss you and always remember you. Thank you for being an awesome person.
Azelia Singleton
Family
November 27, 2021
My sincere condolences to the Mackey family. May you find peace, comfort and strength during this difficult time.
Ethel Jackson
November 27, 2021
To the family, I´m sorry for your lost. My condolences to his family. Mr. Mackie has been a pillar to the North Baton Rouge area and around Baton Rouge. La. I thank him for his amazing work and employees for laying both my grandchildren to rest beautifully. We meet one day in person by accident. It was then my pleasure to serve him in a time of need. I continue to stop by to say hello . if I saw him outside at home relaxing. My he rest now in heavenly peace with the lord amen . Delia M.
Delia Thornton McCray
November 27, 2021
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