The funeral service will be held at 3:00 P.M., Saturday, August 27, 2016 at Shade Arnold Baptist Church, Georgia Highway 26 East, Montezuma, Georgia. The Reverend Dr. George Porter, Jr., will officiate. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.
Alice Mae Felton McKenzie was born on August 24, 1921 in Marshallville, Georgia to the late Luvene Felton. She was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
At an early age she accepted Christ as her personal Savior. She was a dedicated member of the Shade Arnold Baptist Church in Montezuma, Georgia. She was like prophetess Anna, a praying woman of God in the Bible Luke Chapter 2 verses 36-38. After 18 years of dedicated service, Alice retired from Gold King as a Line Technician.
She was joined in Holy Matrimony to the late John Samuel McKenzie, and, to this union, 16 children were born.
She leaves to mourn her passing: 16 children, Alyce Lillian Bryant, Camden, New Jersey, Mildred Louise Joseph, Warner Robins, Georgia, Delores Marie Scott, Warner Robins, Georgia, Paula Solomon, Macon, Georgia, Dorothy Marie Logan (Huzel), Brunswick, Georgia, Pearlie Mae Breatchur (Lofton), and Mary Ann McKenzie both of Perry, Georgia, Elnora Levern Rogers (Lawrence), Montezuma, Georgia, Nancy Lagail Walker (Milton), Bonaire, Georgia, Frances Lagail Harris (Tommie) Hinesville, Georgia, Willie James McKenzie (Doretha), Perry, Georgia, Semmie James McKenzie, Paul James McKenzie (Lorene), Montezuma, Georgia, Tommy James McKenzie, all of Montezuma, Georgia, Jessie James McKenzie (Annie Ruth), Fort Valley, Georgia, Alvin James McKenzie (Regina), Fort Valley, Georgia; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and sorrowing friends.