GRANITEVILLE, S.C. - Mr. Wilbur W. McKie, 62, entered into rest June 17, 2008 at Heartland Hospice. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Mr. McKie, a native of Aiken County, was a member of Mims Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Styron (Desara) McKie, Graniteville, S.C.; a daughter, Wanda (Elimuer) Robinson, Wellford, S.C.; six sisters, Juanita Patten, Forest Hills, N.Y., Rosetta (James) Newsome, Graniteville, S.C., Connie (Henry) Avery, Augusta, Jennifer (Lenny) Antoine- Jenkins, Boston, Mass., Mary Judge, Carolyn (Albert) Trowell, Graniteville, S.C.; three brothers, Levi (Mary) McKie, Jr., Heyward McKie, Graniteville, S.C., and Everett McKie, North Augusta, S.C.; mother of his children, Sherry M. Pressley, Graniteville, S.C.; six grandchildren; uncle, Arthur (Mildred) McKie, Graniteville, S.C.; aunts, Willie Mae (JB) Walker, Augusta and Pearl McKie, Philadelphia, Pa.; godson, Ryan Trowell, Graniteville, S.C.; a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the residence of Rosetta (James) Newsome, 30 Stephens Road, Graniteville. G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, SC (803) 279-0026.
The Augusta Chronicle-June 18, 2008