Stella Lee McKenzie Forbes
April 7, 1941 - January 10, 2022
Stella Lee McKenzie Forbes, age 80 and a resident of the Stateline Community, passed away peacefully at her home Monday January 10, 2022 after a lengthy illness. She was an active member of Stateline Missionary Baptist Church and also very active in her community. Stella enjoyed working in her yard and shopping. She loved traveling and spending time at the family’s property in Colorado. Stella loved playing with her grandchildren.
Survived by: Husband of 59 years: William E. “Dick” Forbes of Stateline; 3 Daughters: Dana L. Forbes of San Antonio, TX, Shannon L. Barclay of McComb, MS, Angela L. Thomas of Franklinton; Step-son: William Michael Forbes of San Antonio; Grandchildren: Jon Ashton Dykes, Lily Alivia Thomas both of Franklinton, Savana Lee Barclay of McComb, Marc Joseph and Emily Forbes of Virginia; Sister and Brother in law: Betty and Danny Knight; Brothers and Sisters in law: Shelby and Mary Lee McKenzie, Jerry and Theresa McKenzie; Sisters in law and a Brother in law: Sylvia Forbes, Walton Forbes, Janell Dillon, Claire Forbes; Also numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents Hilton McKenzie and Oda Lee Kennedy McKenzie, brother in law and sister in law John and Patsy Forbes, sisters in law Jo Evelyn Forbes, Mary F. Cutrer, brothers in law Richard Forbes, J.C. Dillon, Charles Forbes, Richard Forbes.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Thursday January 13th from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel at 2:00 pm Thursday with Bro. Bren King and Bro. Trey Jenkins officiating. Burial will follow in the Crain’s Cemetery in Stateline.
Pallbearers: Jon Ashton Dykes, Derrick McKenzie, Peyton Knight