Obituary: Howard McKinney


Memorial services for Howard McKinney, 85, of Cullman, Alabama will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 at Garden City Baptist Church. Reverend Scott Arnold and Chaplin Eddie Vines will be officiating.

Mr. McKinney was a wonderful man and was greatly loved by his family and his community. Mr. McKinney loved to fish and was passionate about his gardening skills. Mr. McKinney will be missed by many.

Mr. McKinney is survived by his wife Janice McKinney; children Susan Brown, Wayne McKinney, and James McKinney; grandchildren Shea, Corey, Marisa, Janna, John, Justin, Tonya, Michael, Lee and Steven; sister Alice Langford; as well as a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family.

Mr. McKinney is preceded in death by his parents Rufus and Lena (Hobbs) McKinney; five brothers; four sisters; and a daughter Rhonda Sticklen.