NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Graveside Services with Veterans Honors for Mr. Herbert M. McKenzie, Jr., 92, of Murrah Road, North Augusta, SC, who entered into rest February 8, 2014, will be conducted Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock in Pineview Memorial Park. Father David F. O. Thompson officiating. Mr. McKenzie was a native of Rome, Georgia having made North Augusta his home for the past 49 years. He was a member of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church where he served as Treasurer for several years and an Usher and Greeter for the early morning services. Mr. McKenzie graduated from Rome High School in 1938 and later attended Georgia Military College and the University of Georgia. He was a World War II US Army Veteran having served in the South Pacific and Japan. He was in the Consumer Finance field from 1946 until 1970, went into banking until a merger in 1975 and retired as an Independent Insurance Agent in 1984. Shortly after his retirement, Mr. McKenzie became the Office Manager for the Groves Landscape Nursery until 2006. He was predeceased in death by his wife Mildred H. McKenzie and his two sons, Herbert M. McKenzie, III and Michael David McKenzie. Friends will visit at the graveside following the service. Memorials may be made to the Michael Hargrove Scholarship Fund, c/o Grace United Methodist Church, 639 Georgia Avenue, North Augusta, SC 29841. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry online at www.poseycares.com
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Posey Funeral Directors - North Augusta
1307 Georgia Avenue North Augusta, SC 29841
Published in The Augusta Chronicle from Feb. 10 to Feb. 11, 2014