Dateline: October 26, 2006
Ruth McKinney, 62, died October 22, 2006, at Amarillo Texas.
Services were held at
2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 25, 2006, in Robertson Chapel of Memories
with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Baptist Minister, and Rev. Robert Burns, Assembly
of God Minister, and Rev. Matt Stidham, Pastor of the Clarendon Assembly
of God Church, officiating. Services
were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of
Interment was held at
the Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon.
Mrs. McKinney was
born January 28, 1944, in Paris, Texas, to Lee Roy and Edna Bernice Bird
Johnson. She had been a
resident of Donley County most of her life.
She married Frankie Gene McKinney in November 1965 at Clarendon.
She had worked as an LVN at Medical Center Nursing Home for 10
years prior to her retirement. She was a homemaker and a member of the Community Fellowship
Church in Clarendon.
Survivors include her
husband, Frankie McKinney of Clarendon; one son, Chris McKinney of
Clarendon; one sister, Carol Jones of Amarillo; two brothers, Don Johnson
of Canadian and Jerry Johnson of Mound Ridge, Kansas; several nieces,
nephews, great nieces and nephews; and great great nieces and nephews.
Byron Burrow, Gary Vinson Jr., Joseph Yankie, Jonathan Yankie, Andrew
Vinson, and Michael Shadle.
Honorary Bearers were
Ron Burleson and Doug Burleson.
Memorials can be made
to American Diabetes Assn. or Juvenile Diabetes Assn.
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