James C. McKinzie, 79, of North Henderson, IL passed away Saturday, September 28, 2019 at his home. He was born Wednesday, June 12, 1940 in Zeigler, IL the son of George and Opal (Short) McKinzie. He married Farrel A. Brown in Pinckneyville, IL on September 29, 1959.
James is survived by his Wife Farrel of North Henderson; sons, Frank, Scott, and James; grandsons, Mark, Cisco, Brian, and Steve; two sisters, Lila Lafgeen and Esther Keller; one brother Robert McKinzie.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
James was raised and educated in Duquoin, IL. He was a mechanic and could fix anything with a motor. He worked for Bertis Carlson Trucking until he retired.
Cremation rites have been accorded and no services are planned at this time. Please sign the online guestbook at www.wisefamilyfuneralhome.com. Wise family Hoover Hall Funeral Home Alexis, IL is in charge of the arrangements.
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