February 20, 1921 - January 25, 2012
Maudie McKinney, 90, of Cool Ridge, formerly of Bud, passed peacefully on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at Bowers Hospice House following a short illness with her two daughters by her side. Born February 20, 1921 at Basin, she was the daughter of the late John and Ora McKinney Belcher. Mrs. McKinney was an amazing woman, loving mother and wife. She was a member of the Bud Baptist Church and after moving to Cool Ridge she attended the Ghent Baptist Church. She loved to sing and in her leisure she enjoyed gardening, canning, and crocheting. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her beloved husband of 55 years, Basil McKinney; a daughter, Bonnie Sue; a son, Basil Joseph; three brothers, Joe, Charlie "Buster", and Noah Belcher; an infant sister, Louvenie; and a beloved special aunt, Sarah McKinney. Those left to cherish her memory include two daughters, Betty Lou and her husband, Galen Olmstead, of Virginia Beach and Brenda Carolyn and her husband, Ron Bishop, of Bud; a daughter-in-law, Patsy McKinney of Cool Ridge; nine grandchildren, Donna and her husband, Virgil, of Williamsburg, Steven and his wife, Rachel, of Williamsburg, Sharon and her husband, Dennis, of Virginia Beach, Timothy and his wife, Stacy, of Bristow, VA, Rhesa and her husband, Scotty, of Princeton, Melissa and her husband, Randall, of Cool Ridge, Basil Jospeh, II and his wife, Miranda, of Winston Salem, NC, Jason and his wife, Erin of Richmond, VA, and Matthew of Mullens; and twelve great grandchildren. Services will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday, January 28, 2012 at the Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tom Lusk officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton. Friends may call from Noon until time of services Saturday at the funeral home. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV 25801.
Maudie McKinney, 90, of Cool Ridge, formerly of Bud, passed peacefully on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at Bowers Hospice House following a short illness with her two daughters by her side. Born February 20, 1921 at Basin, she was the daughter... View Obituary & Service Information
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