Amy Evelyn Evalena McKinzie, 89, of Shelbyville

Amy Evelyn Evalena McKinzie, 89, of Shelbyville, passed away Friday, April 1, 2022

at MHP Medical Center.


Born June 18, 1932 in Grassy Creek Kentucky, she was the daughter of Robert Lee

Price and Myrtle Lou (Meek) Price.  She married William "Bill" McKinzie on January 15, 1949, and he preceded her on October 1, 2015.


Survivors include 5 children- Kenneth McKinzie of Indianapolis, Charles McKinzie (wife Maria) of California, Kelvin Lynn McKinzie of Shelbyville, Paula Watkins (husband Rick)  of Kentucky, Darrin Christopher McKinzie (wife Sandy) of Shelbyville; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, her spouse, a daughter Peggy Whitt, 2 infant sons, 5 brothers, 9 sisters, and several grandchildren.


Mrs. McKinzie had lived in this area since the late 1950's, after moving from Ohio.  She attended school in Kentucky, and was a home maker.


Throughout her lifetime, Amy enjoyed visiting her family, reading her Bible, sharing stories, cooking, gardening, flowers, and traveling, especially to Kentucky and Tennessee.  She loved the mountains in all their beauty, reading to children and watching old movies, singing and being sung to.


Funeral services will be 12:00 noon on Friday, April 8, 2022 at Glenn E. George & Son Funeral  Home, 437 Amos Road, with Pastor Beth Crouch officiating. 


Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery.


Friends may call on Friday from 10:00 am until the time of the service, at the funeral home.


Memorial contributions can be made to the Amy McKinzie Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.


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