Herbert Dean McKenzie, 71, of Tallahassee passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013 at his residence.
A memorial service was held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Faith Funeral Home Chapel in Havana. The family received friends from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Faith Funeral Home. Faith Funeral Home was handling arrangements (www.faith funeralhome.com or 850.539.4300).
A native of Sopchoppy, FL, Herbert had been a resident of Tallahassee for over 50 years. He was employed by North Florida Gas for many years and then started his own business, D&H Gas Masters. He enjoyed fishing and horseback riding.
He is survived by; his wife of 34 years, Cathy McKenzie of Tallahassee; three sons, Ricky McKenzie (Susan) of Havana, Mark McKenzie of Tallahassee and Mitchell McKenzie of Virginia; and one daughter, Kimberly McKenzie (Glen) of Tallahassee. Additional survivors include one brother, J.R. McKenzie (Karean) of Attapulgus, GA; two sisters, Anne Culpepper of Tallahassee and Kathy Culpepper (Roger) of Attapulgus; nine grandchildren and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by two beloved sons, Todd McKenzie and Jason McKenzie. He was also preceded in death by; his parents, Elizabeth and Harmon McKenzie; and a brother, Danny McKenzie.