Funeral services for Eloise McKenzie, 71, of Rayville will be held 2 p.m., Thursday, November 20, 2008 at Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel in Rayville with Bro. Jimmy Pelly, Bro. Floyd Duchesne, and Bro. Jimmy Wright officiating.
Burial will follow in McKnight Cemetery, Holly Ridge.
Mrs. Eloise was born September 29, 1937 in Delhi and passed away Monday, November 17, 2008 in Monroe.
Mrs. McKenzie was a member of Rayville Church of God. She was preceded in death by her son, Donnie McKenzie; parents, Sidney and Sarah Harris; sisters, Jo and Bea.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, John E. McKenzie of Rayville;
two daughters, Cindy Townsend and husband, Scott of Houma, LA and Sarah Lowery of West Monroe; three sons, Calvin McKenzie and wife, Amy of Start, Mike McKenzie and wife, Rachel of Start, and Drew McKenzie and wife, Jennifer of Rayville; two brothers, Billy Ray “Hot Shot” Harris and wife, Lisa of Archibald and Sidney James Harris and wife, Cindy of Dumas, AR; stepmother, Lucille Crain of Holly Ridge; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Mike McKenzie, Chad Townsend, Chuck Stephenson, Doug Sullivan, Tommy Chatham and Kenny Allen.
Honorary pallbearers are all the Men of Rayville Church of God.
To leave condolences for the family, go online to www.brownholleyfuneralhomes.com.