Delia Fay McKenzie

April 25, 1943 ~ December 16, 2020 (age 77)


Delia F. McKenzie, 77, of Sanford, NC passed away quietly on 16 December, 2020. She was originally from Colon, the Republic of Panama, daughter of David Anglin and Constance Bell.

In 1969 she was married to John W. McKenzie at Christ Church by the Sea in Colon. They had 51 years of Love together.

Delia was retired from Coty Cosmetics in Sanford, NC. She was a member of St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Sanford where she lended her beautiful voice to the choir for many years.

She leaves her beloved husband John Sr; their son John Jr. and his wife Roxanne of Kansas. She also leaves 3 sisters, Audria Peart, Romelia Whittaker, Milsa Anglin and a brother Alejandro Rose.


The COVID-19 virus presents us all with many health challenges these days and this day will be no different so the following measures will be adapted at the funeral:

- A maximum of no more than 50 people will be allowed within the church

at a time.

- Temperatures will be taken at the door.

- Mask usage is mandatory.

- Social Distancing must be observed



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Public Viewing
December 22, 2020

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Pugh & Smith Funeral Home
807 Monroe Street
Carthage, NC 28327

Funeral Service
December 23, 2020

11:00 AM
St Francis Anglican Church
1089 Wilkins Drive
Sanford, NC 27330

Interment following funeral service
December 23, 2020

Mount Zion AME Zion Church
584 Bryant Road
Carthage, NC 28327

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