Margaret LaRee McKinney

  • Born: September 25, 1918
  • Died: September 8, 2021
  • Location: Murray, Kentucky

J. H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071

jhchurchill@yahoo.com
Tel. (270) 753-2411

Tribute & Message From The Family


Mrs. Margaret LaRee McKinney, age 102 of Murray, Kentucky, died Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at Lakeway Nursing and Rehab in Benton, Kentucky.

She was homemaker; she attended Eastwood Baptist Church.

Mrs. McKinney was born on September 25, 1918, in Warren, Ohio to Paul Smith and Margaret Flora Peppler.

In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her first husband, Pat Tefft; second husband, Lloyd H. McKinney; and stepfather, Wilbur Dubbs.

She is survived by four daughters, Beverly McKinney Wallace and husband Glenn of Aurora, Kentucky; Sharon McKinney Wilson of Mayfield, Kentucky, Karen McKinney Franks of Coalinga, California and Kay McMahon of Gibraltar, Michigan; one son Don Tefft and wife Sara of Princeton, Kentucky; one stepson, Butch McKinney and wife Finley of Paducah, Kentucky; eighteen grandchildren along with several great grandchildren and several great great grandchildren also survive. In addition to her family, she is also survived by special friends, Bruce and Opal Huff and Tim and Johnda Alton all of Murray, Kentucky.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 14, 2021, in the chapel of the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Rev. Kerry Lambert will officiate with burial to follow in the Ferguson Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be held prior to the funeral from 10:00 to 2:00 Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Calloway County Humane Society, 607 Poplar Street, Murray, Kentucky 42071

Online condolences may be made at www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com .