Charlotte L. McKenzie

By | March 28, 2018

Charlotte L. McKenzie, age 83, of Jackson, passed away on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at Holzer Medical Center in Jackson. She was born in Jackson County, Ohio to the late Brack Skaggs and Carrie (Moore) Skaggs on July 4, 1934.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Hargus R. McKenzie; two sons, Steven R. McKenzie and George Timothy McKenzie; daughter, Rita Joyce Channell; brother, Frank Skaggs; sisters, Madeline Barlow, Edith McCormick and Lora West.

She lived in Jackson all of her life. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. Charlotte was a member of the Ladies’ VFW Auxiliary in McArthur, the DAV of Jackson and the local Senior Citizens. She enjoyed playing bingo, cards, cooking, eating and going out with the ladies. Charlotte was a big fan of the Cincinnati Reds as well.

Charlotte is survived by a son, Larry E. (Brandy) McKenzie; daughters, Karen Sue Van Wie and Leesa Fogel; brothers, LeRoy Skaggs and Joe (Janet) Skaggs; sisters, Betty (Bill) West and Wanda (Lee) Milam; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received on Sunday, April 1 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, April 2, 2018 at 11 a.m. with Brother Will Gillum and Pastor Todd Barlow officiating. Burial will follow at Fairmount Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations to help cover funeral expenses be made to: Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home, 135 Broadway St. Jackson, Ohio 45640.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to