Ruby Kathryn Lincoln McKenzie, 87, of Eldon, died Monday, Dec. 12, 2005, at Eldon Nursing and Rehab. She was born in Moscow, Ky., on Aug. 9, 1918, a daughter of the late Rev. J.L. and Mary Rogers. On March 9, 1937, she was married to Claude C. Lincoln who preceded her in death in February 1975.
On January 19, 1976, she was married to William B. McKenzie, who preceded her in death in March 1990.
She was a member of First Assembly of God Church in Eldon.
Those who survive her include two sons, Don Lincoln of Dexter and James Lincoln of Eldon; two daughters, Brenda Miller of Stover and Nelda Dasal of Eldon; one brother, Ray Rogers of Sarasota, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Two brothers, John and David Rogers and five sisters, Mary Alice Bell, Juanita Ratliff, Nell Frances McNeely, Jeanette Johnson, and Robbie Fay Rogers also preceded her in death.
Visitation was held from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2005, at First Assembly of God Church in Eldon.
Services were conducted at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2005, at First Assembly of God Church in Eldon. Rev. Martha Tennison and Rev. James Hedrick officiated.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15, 2005, at Ford & Sons Mt. Auburn Chapel in Cape Girardeau. Interment will follow in Cape County Memorial park Cemetery near Cape Girardeau immediately following the memorial service.
Arrangements were under the direction of Rekus Funeral Home in Eldon.