Photo courtesy of Laurel Land Funeral Home and Laurel Land Memorial Park – Dallas


Dallas, Texas

Jul 9, 1933 – Jan 8, 2018 (Age 84)


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Laurel Land Funeral Home and Laurel Land Memorial Park – Dallas Obituary

Byron Leon Mackie beloved son, husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana on July 9, 1933 to Alfred and Eva Mackie. He served his country honorably from 1953-1955. Upon exiting the military he attended Xavier University in New Orleans, Louisiana and...

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I am so sorry for your loss. Please take comfort in knowing that God cares for you and can give you hope. Jeremiah 29:11,12

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

Byron you were my best friend at the Dallas VA Hospital. I learned so much from you.

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

Sorry to hear about the loss of my fellow Xavierite and Holy Cross church member. I am sure Byron is resting in heaven with our Lord and savior.Shirley and family Byron is looking down from heaven. He is watching over the Mackie family with a big smile on his face. I will continue to keep the Mackie family in my prayer May Byron rest in paradise,. May the blessing of Jesus, Mary and Joseph be with you all.

Carol and Kissa Gaye

Kenneth, my wife and I are so sorry for you and your families loss. These are always difficult times. Around this time last year I was going through this and you helped me tremendously by saying this when I lost my aunt
"Remember,her journey is only beginning not ending " your fathers journey also has just started
We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers

Kenneth, I'm very sorry for your loss Your Dad was a very accomplished individual. Let the memories of the times you shared give you comfort.

Kenneth and family, We are very sorry to hear about the loss of your father, husband, and grandfather. May each of you be blessed with the comfort that he is in God's hands now. I hope each day provides you a little more peace and comfort.

Fred & Kristi Almgren

Kenneth, I'm very sorry to hear the news about your dad. May good be with you and your family on this hard times.