Carl McCabe Ackley

Carl McCabe Ackley
Justice Ackley


— Carl McCabe Ackley, Justice of the Town of Jackson,  went with the Lord on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 at Albany Medical Center in Albany, after an accident at home.

Carl was born May 22, 1954 at the Cambridge Hospital. The last of four children to the late Francis McCabe and Janet (Gifford) Ackley of the town of Jackson, Carl attended Cambridge Central School, graduating in 1972. He attended Albany Business College and Siena College. Carl worked for Barber and Bennett in the Port of Albany in addition to later having a career with New York State as a CPA. He retired in May of 2017. He served as Jackson Town Justice for the last 26 years.


Survivors include his son, Jason R. Ackley of Benicia, California; his siblings, Larry E. (Nancy) Ackley of Benton, Kentucky, Mary Lou Ackley and her husband, Peter Thorgersen, of Gansevoort and Gary F. (Rose) Ackley of Cambridge; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Calling Hours

Relatives and friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, at the Presbyterian Church in Cambridge.

A memorial service will be conducted in the church at 11 a.m., with interment in Woodlands Cemetery in Cambridge.


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