COMANCHE — A graveside service for Chester Wayne McKinzie, 98, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4 at Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday. Sept. 3 at Comanche Funeral Home.
He died Sept. 1, 2018, in Austin at the Brush Country Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born in Comanche on Jan. 19, 1920, to John Henry and Lela McKinzie. He married Charlotte Durham on Jan. 29, 1943.
Survivors include his daughter, Patti and husband Ed Schultz; grandson, Jonathan Schultz; granddaughter Sara and husband Enrique Espinoza III; and great-grandchildren; Kique and Zeke Espinoza, all of Austin; as well as numerous nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by his wife, Charlotte McKinzie; his brothers, John Ory McKinzie and Jewell McKinzie; a sister, Melba Smith; brother-in-law, Ted Durham; sister-in-law, Gladyce Durham; brother-in-law, Lannes Hope; and sister-in-law, Peggy Hope.