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Darien McKenzie, Taylor Co., KY (1930-2013)

He was a native of Chatham County, GA. He professed faith in Christ and was of the Pentecostal faith. He was a retired papermill employee. His wife, Glenda Rainwater McKenzie and many direct and step descendants survive.
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Darien McKenzie, 83, of Campbellsville, son of the late Dutch McKenzie and Reba Fannie Meldrin McKenzie, died at 2:25pmCT, Thursday, June 13, 2013 in Greensburg, KY.

The funeral service fro Darien McKenzie will be at 10amCT/11amET, Monday, June 17, 2013, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Cherie Carmona and Rev. Don Gowin. Burial will be in Lebanon National Cemetery, 20 Hwy 208, Lebanon, KY. Visitation will be after 8amCT/9amET, Monday, June 17, 2013, at the funeral home.

Darien McKenzie, Taylor Co., KY (1930-2013)

Darien McKenzie, of Campbellsville, KY was the son of the late Dutch McKenzie and Reba Fannie Meldrin McKenzie. He was born in Savannah, Chatham Co., GA, Tuesday, January 7, 1930. He died Thursday, June 13, 2013 in Greensburg, Green County, KY, at the age of 83 years, 5 months, and 8 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was of the Pentecostal faith.

He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, having served his country honorably in the United States Navy.

He was a retired papermill employee.

He united in marriage to Glenda Cox Rainwater, August 15, 2006.

Besides his wife, Glenda Rainwater McKenzie, he is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters: Cherie Carmona and husband, Fernando of Radcliff, KY; and Terry Bouier and husband, Mark of Eufaula, Alabama

  • Nine step-children: Melissa Willis and Kimberly Mason of Campbellsville, KY; Kristie Rainwater of Texas, Greg Rainwater, Kevin Rainwater, Elizabeth Rainwater, Stacey Rainwater, Shawn Rainwater and Tonia Rainwater of Nashville, TN

  • Eight grandchildren

  • Four great-grandchildren

  • Several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Richard McKenzie and two step-sons: Timmy Rainwater August 20, 2007 and David Rainwater in 1993.

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The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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