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Former McKenzie Police Chief

James “Jim” Sydnor

1928 - 2019


Former Police Chief

McKENZIE - Funeral services for James W. Sydnor, age 91, are Monday, March 11, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Brummitt – McKenzie Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Monday, at the funeral home 11 a.m. until service time. Brother Trent Bullock will officiate. Interment is at Carroll Memorial Gardens, McKenzie, Tenn.

Mr. Sydnor, died March 8, 2019 at Paris Healthcare, Paris, Tenn.. He was born January 15, 1928 in McKenzie to John William and Betty Lois Baker Sydnor. He is a Korean War Army Veteran, a member of Enon Baptist Church, and he is a retired police chief for McKenzie Police Department serving the community for forty years.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Peggie Berry Sydnor, two sisters, Thelma Neisler and Lois Newton and two brothers, Robert Sydnor and Gene Sydnor.

He is survived by his son, John (Peggy) Sydnor of Paris, one brother Dale Sydnor and one grandson, William Blake Sydnor.

Brummitt –McKenzie Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. If you need assistance please call 731-352-4848 or visit our website at brummittmckenziefuneralhome.com.


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