Originally created 09/23/04

Mr. Horace E. McKinney Jr. (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Horace E. McKinney Jr. age 78, husband of Mildred Hodges McKinney, died at his residence on Monday September 20, 2004. Graveside services will be held on Thursday September 23, 2004 at 11 a.m. in Hillcrest Memorial Park with Rev. Jerry Wilson officiating. Mr. McKinney had been a painter most of his life. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII and became a disabled veteran. He really liked to watch and keep up with the Atlanta Braves baseball team. Survivors include, three daughters, Martha Ann Lee of Beech Island, Kathy McKinney of Augusta, Shirley McKinney of Augusta; one son, Ronald E. McKinney of Harlem; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren; one great great grandchild and several nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be, Jimmy Sheehan, Gary James, Don Golden, Bill Bennett, Doug Gantt and Billy Chalker. Platts Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Ave. Augusta, Ga. 733-3636 Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle. com

The Augusta Chronicle September 23, 2004