Obituary: Winford “Mac” McGukin


Funeral services for Winford McGukin, 90, of Cullman, will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home with Dr. David McGowan officiating; interment in Cullman City Cemetery.

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. McGukin passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at his residence. He was born June 2, 1928 to George and Pearl McGukin.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Carolyn Wiggins.

Survivors include his wife, Sylva McGukin; children, Rickey (Glenda) McGukin, Kenneth (Patricia) Hutson, and Kathy (Larry) Roberts; grandchildren, Charles (Cristy) Chandler, Marcus (Courtney) Hutson, Derrick (Brooke) Hutson, Mary Kathryn (Jeremy) Gilbert, and Karly Jeschke; great-grandchildren, Claire Chandler, Cavan Chandler, Grant Hutson, Ava Hutson, Berkley Hutson, Jayce Hutson, Mya Gilbert, and Ryder Gilbert; a host of nieces, nephews, and friends; and his church family at New Freedom Baptist Church.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home.