SUNBURY — James T. McKenzie, 79, of Sunbury passed away Sunday, May 2, 2010, at Country View of Sunbury.
He was born Nov. 16, 1930, in Johnson County, Ky., to the late Hobert and Lola (Slone) McKenzie. A resident of Sunbury and Galena for the past 58 years, he came to Ohio from Kentucky to work at Kilgore Manufacturing. He retired from Union Local 423 as a construction worker and was a member of Sunbury Eagles.
He is survived by son, Michael McKenzie of Westerville; brothers, Marion of Sunbury, William of Springfield, Leroy of Sunbury; sisters, Nancy Johnson of Sunbury, Ruie Preston of Kentucky, Minnie Stanley of Westerville and Janet Church of Kentucky.
Friends may call Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, and Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Preston Funeral Home in Paintsville, Ky., where services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Marvin Sparks Cemetery in Blaine, Ky. Condolences at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.