Mary Ann Huggins Shoenemann Jay: Houston, Texas

1943 -2020

     Mary Ann Huggins Shoenemann Jay of Houston, Texas passed away on Thursday, April 2, after battling cancer. She was 76.

     Born Oct. 5, 1943, in Washington, D.C.  Mrs. Jay was the daughter of the late John H. Huggins and Esther Moore Huggins of Loris.

     Mrs. Jay was a graduate of Green Sea High, Drake University of Des Moines, Iowa and had a masters from University of Texas in Houston, a retired Social Worker with Child Protection Services of Harris County in Texas, and a member of First Baptist Church of Houston.

     Survivors include her son Robert Jay of the home; her daughter Amy Shaw of Austin, Texas; two sisters, Carol Dillman of Fairfield, Ohio and Doris Huggins of Taylors; three grandchildren, Gary Shoenemann (Chelsea), Christina Yanda (Philip) and Brandon Shaw; several nephews and nieces; and several great nephews and nieces.

     Mary Ann was predeceased by her husbands, Ron Jay and Al Shoenemann; and a brother, Earl D. Huggins of Loris.

     Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, a service will be held at a later date in Houston, Texas.