Mrs. Otelier Ellen Jones McKenzie, 75, of Old Graham Road, Pittsboro, died in her home on Friday, April 8, 2011.
Born in Alamance County on February 2, 1936, she was a daughter of Jasper Jones and Mettie Johnson Jones. Mrs. McKenzie was a retired textile employee; she loved to garden as well as her friends at the Council on Aging. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Ivey McKenzie; three children, two brothers, one sister and one grandchild.
Survivors include her son, Shawn McKenzie of Siler City; her daughter Nancy Davis of Siler City; seven grandchildren; and a brother David Jones of Sanford.
A memorial service and private burial will take place at a later date.
Memorials may be sent to either the Chatham County Council on Aging, PO Box 1809, Pittsboro, NC 27312; or to Chatham County Together!, PO Box 903, Siler City, NC 27344.
Online condolences may be made at www.hallwynne.com Select Obituaries
Arrangements are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, Pittsboro, NC.