McKinney, Docia Morgan (2008)

Obituary of Docia Morgan McKinney ~ 2008

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Docia Morgan McKinney, age 90, died Saturday December 27, 2008 at Sunrise Rehabilitation & Care Center. A native of McDowell County, she was born April 5, 1918 to the late George F. Morgan and Vinnie Odom Morgan. A loving mother and grandmother, Docia was a member of Garden Creek Baptist Church. In addition to her mother and father, her husband Clyde D. McKinney preceded her in death.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory three children: Donnie McKinney Wilson and Grace McKinney Duncan and husband Truman, daughters and E.J. McKinney, son and wife Lois, all of Marion; eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

A funeral service was held on Monday December 29, 2008 at 3:00 PM in Westmoreland Chapel. The family received friends from 2:00-3:00 PM one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial was in Hicks Chapel Cemetery.

Westmoreland Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the family. An online register is available under OBITUARIES at

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday January 7, 2008 Volume 15 # 1