Funeral services for Mr. Jerry Vardiman McKinney, age 88 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Monday at 1 pm at Fayetteville First Baptist Church with Rev. Van Johnson and Rev. Douglas Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. Mr McKinney passed away Saturday morning at his residence.
A native of Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Horace Roy and Julia McCormack McKinney. Mr. McKinney graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Agriculture, was retired from the US Post Office, was a teacher, farmer, a Mason and member of the Fayetteville First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife Faye Moon McKinney of Fayetteville, sons Dr. Jerry McKinney and wife Linda of Fayetteville, Dr. John T. McKinney of Kingston, NY, daughter Nancy McKinney Cox and husband James B. Cox of Fayetteville.
Visitation with the family will be Sunday from 5-7 pm at Fayetteville First Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Fayetteville First Baptist Church building fund,or the National Parkinson’s Foundation 1501 N.W. 9th Avenue / Bob Hope Road Miami,