Janell Defay Harrison McKinzie, 71, of Star City, died December 31, 2013.

She was a housewife, mother, Baptist and an avid bowler.

Mrs. McKinzie was born May 8, 1942 in Star City and was the daughter of Pearl Wimberly Harrison of Star City and the late Samuel R. Harrison.

Also preceding her in death was a step-son, Michael Sean McKinzie; brother, Sammy Ray Harrison who died in Vietnam; and sister, Vickie Harrison Moran.

Other survivors include her husband, Harry McKinzie of Star City; son, Cameron McKinzie of Star City; daughters, Kelly Burns of Texarkana, and Shelly Miller of Star City; brother, Robert Harrison of Malvern; sisters, Lena Harrison McGehee, Jan Harrison Jenkins, both of Star City; and four grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held at at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Palmyra on January 2, at 11 a.m. with Bro. John Marlar and Bro. Thomas McGriff officiating.

Visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to the funeral.

Burial will be in Best Cemetery at Star City.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.