Elaine Faye McKinzie, 69, of Corpus Christi died on April 10, 2009.

She was born March 19, 1940 in Corpus Christi to William E. and Leona Jones McKinzie. She graduated from Tuloso-Midway High School and retired from Reynolds Aluminum in Ingleside. Her father served as a Nueces County Commissioner for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents and is survived by a daughter, Lisa (Leo) Coffey of Corpus Christi; sister, Juanell Graham of Corpus Christi; brother, William McKinzie Jr. of Corpus Christi; granddaughters, Lauren and Lindsey Coffey; and five nieces.

Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, April 14, at 2 p.m. in the Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel. Entombment was in the Memory Gardens Mausoleum.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home