Fred McKinney, a life long citizen, farmer and member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church of Marvell, passed away at Crestpark Retirement Inn. Mr. McKinney was 98 years old.

Fred McKinney, a life long citizen, farmer and member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church of Marvell, passed away at Crestpark Retirement Inn. Mr. McKinney was 98 years old.
He is the father of Berniece Sims of Marvell, Alma Jean McKinney and William McKinney of Chicago and Mertha B. Martin and Ora Lee Ewing of Milwaukee, Wis.
He is the grandfather of Rachel Hogan of Roe, Pamela McKinney, LaDon McKinney and David McKinney of Chicago, Vonnetta R. Ewing of Hackensack N.J. and Virgil Ewing II of Milwaukee.  He also leaves a niece, Mary Rivers McNeal of Glenview, Ill.
Viewing will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, April 2, 2010 followed by the service at 11 a.m. at Bob Neal-Brickell Funeral Home Highway 49 in Marvell. Burial follows in the Coffee Creek Cemetery.