Originally created 07/15/06

Garfield McKie (BRONX, N.Y.)



BRONX, N.Y. - Mr. Garfield McKie, Sr. 69, of Broun Place, entered into rest July 14, 2006 at Jacoby Hospital, Bronx. Funeral arrangements will be announce later. Mr. McKie, a native of Edgefield County, was a former member of Mims Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Arlean McKie, Bronx; six daughters, Deborah McKie, Sherry Wray, North Augusta, Pamela Williams, Gloria College, Augusta; Melissa McKie, LaTasha McKie, Bronx; four sons, Garfield McKie, Jr., Rickey McKie, New York, N.Y., Nevelle McKie, Stafford, Va., Michael McKie, Queens, N.Y; four sisters, Rose Rivers, North Augusta, Thelma Danforth, Augusta, Brenda McLean, Cynthia Jackson, Stone Mountain, Ga.; two brothers, Bernard McKie, Snellville, Ga., Vernon McKie, Lawrenceville, Ga.; four aunts, one uncle, 21 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Friends may call at the residence of Rose Rivers, 926 West Woodlawn Ave., North Augusta. G.L. Brightarp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, S.C.

The Augusta Chronicle-July 15, 2006