"Was your dad like that?
Dad was the biggest ham of them all.
He died suddenly?
My dad died of heart failure making love to my mother.
Did the family consider that a good way to go?
Yeah. Because that’s how he said he was going to go. He predicted it twenty years before it happened.
That must have made each time kind of scary.
Or kind of exciting."
"I knew that something was wrong, because I didn’t hear anything from him. Just nothing," she said. "But it was just the best way to go!" Kay says she insisted that Jim McConaughey, who she married three times, be carried out of the house naked after he was pronounced dead.
"I was just so proud to show off my big old Jim McConaughey — and his gift," she recalled.