Archive for Saturday, May 25, 2002

McKenzie services

May 25, 2002


Services for Virginia A. McKenzie, 85, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Calvary Temple Church. Burial will be in Hardy Oak Cemetery, Jefferson County.

Mrs. McKenzie died Thursday, May 23, 2002, at Lakeview Manor.

She was born May 21, 1917, in Hudson, the daughter of William Jimerson and Florence Alena (Newton) Lewis.

Mrs. McKenzie was a certified nurse's assistant in Olathe and at Shawnee Mission Medical Center, Merriam. She retired in 1970.

She was a member of Indian Hills Church of God.

She married Rance McKenzie on April 9, 1934, in Santa Fe, N.M. He died April 14, 1990.

Survivors include three sons, Billy J. McKenzie and Kenneth A. McKenzie, both of Lawrence, and Jim Rob McKenzie, Cleveland, Mo.; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and five great-great grandchildren.

Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. today, and from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday and Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday.

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