The mother of Fedex founder and chairman Fred Smith died at age 93.
Sally Hook was born in Jackson, Tenn.
She had three sons, 17 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Hook was active in a number of clubs, civic organizations, charities and at St. John’s Episcopal Church.
She was one of eight children, all now deceased, and was widowed three times.
A portion of East Parkway at Poplar Avenue is named in her honor.