Mary J. Macko

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Mary Josephine Macko, 87, died Wednesday, May 23, 2018.

She was born May 1, 1931, in Hamilton, Ohio, to the late Harry and Bertha Morgan. She lived in Hamilton, Ohio; Los Angeles, California; Albuquerque, New Mexico and Greer, South Carolina.  She attended Bob Jones University from 1950 to 1952.  Her most significant occupation was mother and homemaker, but also included work at a paper mill, three summers with Youth for Christ, 22 years insurance, 10 years teaching kindergarten and 17 years telemarketing. She was a member of Community Baptist Church in Greer, South Carolina.  She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Edward Macko; sister, Doris Schaney; and brothers, Fred and Doug Morgan.

She is survived by her son, Tim Macko, of Greer, South Carolina; nephew Paul Schaney, of Ohio; niece, Mary Kennedy, of Ohio; niece, Beth Ann Meeks, of Ohio, and nephew, Matt Morgan, of Iowa.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Community Baptist Church, Greer, South Carolina with the Rev. David Whitcomb officiating.  Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memory Gardens, SC.

Visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. Sunday at Community Baptist Church.

Online condolences may be made at


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