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Obituary: Wilma McKinney, Freetown

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Wilma Lorraine Denny McKinney, 94, of Freetown, died at 2:10 p.m., Sunday, April 27, 2014 at Hoosier Christian Village in Brownstown.

She was a member of the Spraytown Free Methodist Church. Born July 30, 1919 in Jackson County, she was a daughter of Robert Roy Denny and Carrie (Mitchell) Denny. On November 18, 1944 in Madison, she married Emil Morris McKinney and he preceded her in death on October 23, 1992.

Survivors include her children, Nyra (Chris) Peters of Vallonia, Monte (Jan) McKinney of Montgomery, and Morris (Sheryl) McKinney of Cincinnati, Ohio; grandchildren, Curt (Sarah) Peters of Vallonia, Emily (Chad) Sommers of Brownstown, Carrie (Paul) Mussman of Greenville, S.C., Kaleb (Lindsey) McKinney of Freetown, and Kegan (Erin) McKinney of Boca Raton, Fla.; and great-grandchildren, Selena and Dacy Peters, Max and Lela Sommers, Gus Mussman, and Norah McKinney.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Rotert and Alice Garloch; and by two brothers, Robert Denny and Orval Denny.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at Winklepleck-Weesner Funeral Home in Brownstown with Steve Gommel officiating. Burial will follow at Freetown Cemetery. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 1 p.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Spraytown Free Methodist Church or Freetown Volunteer Fire Department.

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