Originally created 12/15/00

Mr. Leonard McKenzie Sr.



STAPLETON, Ga. - Mr. Leonard S. McKenzie Sr., 58, of Ivey Street, died Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2000, at University Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. today at Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home, North Augusta, with the Rev. Edward Newsome officiating. Burial will be private.

Mr. McKenzie, a native of Jackson, was an Air Force veteran and a Kimberly-Clark employee. He was Baptist.

Survivors include his wife, Dallis Bryant McKenzie; two sons, Leonard S. McKenzie Jr., Fairmount, and Benjamin E. McKenzie, Fort Hood, Texas; two stepsons, Dallis Craig Mercer and Dan Smithey, both of Augusta; three stepdaughters, Toni Johnson and Tracy Parise, both of Augusta, and Cindy Mercer, Stapleton; a brother, Henry E. McKenzie Jr., Belvedere; two sisters, Jeanette Grundahl, Seabrooke, S.C., and Shirley Lane, St. Helena Island, S.C.; and 14 grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 115 Greenville St. S.W., Aiken, SC 29801.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 15, 2000