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Elder Haskell Burl McKenzie, age 90, of Cumberland Falls Highway, Corbin, Kentucky departed this life on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at the Williamsburg Health and Rehab Center. He was born on April 16, 1927 in Rowan County, Kentucky to the late William Baldwin McKenzie and Jessie (Alfrey) McKenzie. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Pauline (McKinney) McKenzie and a grandson, Kevin Everhart. Haskell was pastor from 1984 to 1998 at Falls Junction Church of God in Corbin. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served in World War II.
He is survived by his daughter, Mrs. Jane Everhart and husband Paul of Corbin; two sons, Terry McKenzie and wife Linda of Morehead and James Marshall McKenzie and wife Mary Ann of Muncie, Indiana; six grandchildren, Angie, Steve, Jamie, Jennifer, Teresa and Kelia; 15 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren; two sisters, Betty Busby and Lucille Wilhoite of Morehead; brother, James Gary "BoBo" McKenzie of Louisville; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends to mourn his passing.
Visitation will be from 5:00 P.M. until the funeral hour on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Croley Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be a 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ryan McCully officiating.
A second visitation will be held from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Morehead, Kentucky.
Graveside Services will be at 3:30 PM Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the New Alfrey Cemetery in Farmers, Kentucky with full military honors conducted at the graveside by the Corbie Ellington American Legion Post 126.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.croleyfuneralhome.com
Croley Funeral Home of Williamsburg, Kentucky in charge of all arrangements, Jerry W. Croley and J. Andrew Croley, Directors.
Published on February 5, 2018
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