The Times Leader
Oct. 17, 2012
Norvell McKinney, 86, of Princeton, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at 5:55 p.m. at Western Kentucky Veterans’ Center at Hanson, following a long illness.
Born April 8, 1926, in Lyon County, a son of the late Emmett and Ida Bell Stone McKinney, he was a World War II Army veteran, member of Cedar Bluff Baptist Church and was a retired machine operator at Airco Alloys and Carbide.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Gurtha May Sisk McKinney; a son, Steve McKinney; two brothers, Noble McKinney and Tasco McKinney; and two sisters, Opal McKinney and Dora McKinney.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Stan and Joan McKinney of Campbellsville; and two granddaughters, Calen McKinney and Celeste Rustin; and a great-grandson, Jerrel McKinney.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 1 p.m. at Morgan’s Funeral Home in Princeton with Chaplain Sam Beeny officiating, assisted by the Rev. J.R. Bruce.
Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Lyon County.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Western Kentucky Veterans’ Center, 926 Veterans Dr., Hanson, Ky. 42413, or The Alumni and Friends Park at Campbellsville University, 1 University Dr., UPO 784, Campbellsville, Ky. 42718.
Online condolences for Mr. McKinney may be sent from the website: morgansfuneralhome.com.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.