Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Darlene McKenzie Ray, 54, died Saturday, December 14, 2013, at her residence. Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 17, 2013, at Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Smith Cemetery. Ms. Ray was born July 12, 1959, in Williamsburg County, the daughter of the late Wardell Dewitt McKenzie, Sr. and Mary Powell McKenzie. She was a former employee of Baxter Labs and was a member of Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church. A brother, Dewitt McKenzie, preceded her in death. Survivors are: two children, Carol McKenzie of Kingstree; and Ellis McKenzie of Sahuarita, Arizona; two sisters, Cheryl McClam (Gary) of Kingstree; and Billie Lee Shewmake of Montgomery, Alabama; one brother, Richard McKenzie (Toni) of Kingstree; and one granddaughter. Memorials may be made to Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, 172 Delos Road, Kingstree, SC 29556.