The funeral for Martha Virginia Bell McKenzie is scheduled for Saturday at 10 a.m. in the chapel of Welch Funeral Home withÂ burial in Memorial Garden Park Cemetery.
The Rev. Prentiss Gordon will conduct the service.Â
Visitation is scheduled for Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Welch Funeral Home.Â
McKenzie, 89, passed away on Tuesday, August 24, 2010 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.Â She was a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church in Starkville.Â
She loved playing bridge and was a loving, and caring wife, mother and grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bert Foster McKenzie; her parents, Willis Glenn Bell Sr. and Louise Craig Bell; son, James Glenn McKenzie; sister, Lois Bell Stinson and a brother, Willis Glenn Bell Jr.
She is survived by her sons, Bert (Carolyn) McKenzie and Duncan (Tinna) McKenzie, all of Starkville; grandchildren, Mike and Bradley (Nicole) McKenzie, Meredith (Jaron) Andrews and Matthew and Johnathan McKenzie and four great grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church Building Fund.
Guests may sign the register online at: http://www.welchfuneralhomesinc.com.