Myra J. McKenzie of Summerville died on Thursday at a local hospital at the age of 82.
Mrs. McKenzie was born June 4, 1888 at Summerville, the daughter of Tolbert T. and Sarah Glenn.
She attended Pleasant Grove school. On December 23, 1913 she was married to Clyde McKenzie in La Grande.
Survivors include her husband Clyde and one son Glen both of Summerville; nieces, Violet Glenn Maughan, Eugene; Ena Glenn Warnock, Lostine; Mildred Standley Beedle, Reno, Nev.; Bonnie Settlemire Higinbotham, Central Point; Pauline Rinehart Hartsock and Jean Rinehart Thorson, both of California; Geneva Glenn Hamm, Portland; and Carol Glenn Conley, McMinnville; nephews, Elmer Glenn, Upland, California; Keith Glenn, Summerville; Dale Standley, La Grande; Roderick McKenzie, Corvallis; O. W. McKenzie, Wallowa; Glenn Rinehart, California; and Clayton McKenzie, Hermiston.
Mrs. McKenzie was a member of the Presbyterian Church, a charter member of the Mavericks and the Cow Belles and a member of the Farm Bureau.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, May 17 at 2 p.m. at Daniels Valley Funeral Chapel with Rev. Jack MacLeod officiating. Vault interment will follow at the Summerville Cemetery.
La Grande, Oregon
Saturday, May 15, 1971
Contributed by: Tom Childers