Originally created 05/27/05

Mr. William T. MacKendree, Jr. (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Thursday, May 26, 2005, at the VA Hospital, Mr. William Tobias MacKendree, Jr., 60. Mr. MacKendree was born in Winnsboro, S.C. but lived in Augusta most of his life. He was a retired maintenance mechanic at Thermal Ceramics, member of the Laborers Union Local #1137, was a Navy Veteran of Vietnam and a member of St. James United Methodist Church. Family members include his mother, Ida Frances Wall MacKendree of Augusta; daughter, Amy Rebecca Walker of Augusta; son, Toby MacKendree of Augusta; sister, Frances MacKendree Jacobson of The Villages, Fla.; and grandchildren, Jazmin MacKendree, Amber Walker, Allison Walker and James Rich, Jr. Mr. MacKendree was preceded in death by his father, W.T. MacKendree, Sr. Graveside services will be held Saturday, May 28, 2005 at 12 Noon at Sunset Hill Cemetery in North Augusta, S.C., with Rev. Ron Wasiluk officiating. The family will receive friends at the graveside. Memorial contributions may be made to St. James United Methodist Church, 439 Greene St., Augusta, GA 30901. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle May 27, 2005