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Dallas Elwood McKinney

Male 1911 - 2000  (88 years)


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  • Name Dallas Elwood McKinney 
    Born 1 Sep 1911  Knox City, Knox, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Jun 2000  Edina, Knox, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Dallas Elwood McKinney Obituary

      Dallas Elwood McKinney, age 88, of Newark, Missouri, passed away Friday, June 16, 2000 at the Knox County Nursing Hoe in Edina, Missouri.

      He was born September 1, 1911 North of Knox City, Missouri the son of William Eugen and Lillie May Parrish McKinney.

      On March 4, 1939 in Edina, Missouri he was united in marriage to Dolly Esther Pruettand she preceded him in death on October 13, 1988.

      His parents, one sister, Alice Florea, and two brothers, William Lester and Chester Eugene McKinney also preceded him in death.

      Surviving are one son, Larry E. McKinney of Newark, Missouri, one daughter, nancy Mullins and her husband Donnie of Newark, Missouri; four grandchildren, Debbie Franks of LaBelle, Missouri, Jeff Miller and wife, Connie, of Newark, Missouri, Angie McKinney Quinn and husband, Steve of DuQuoin, Illinois, and Beth McKinney of Macon, Missouri; and five great-grandchildren, Kathleen and Jessica Franks of LaBelle, Missouri, Kendra Miller of Newark, Missouri, Alex and Katie Quinn of DuQuoin, Illinois and several nieces and nephews.

      Mr. McKinney attended rural country schools north of Knox City, Missouri. After their marriage, Mr. And Mrs. McKinney lived north of Edina before moving to the Newark community in 1948.

      Mr. McKinney lived his entire life in Knox County where he was engaged in farming and had also worked a short time for the Santa Fe Railroad when he was younger.

      He enjoyed watching basseball games and raising big potatoes. His family, grandchildren, and great grandchildren were his greatest interest, especially in later life.

      Mr. McKinney was a member of the Assembly of God Church.

      Funeral services were held Monday, June 19, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. At the Hudson-Rimer Chapel in Edina, Missouri. The Reverend Mike Rash officiated the services. Music was provided by Carol Hayes, organist and Sandra Browning and Mary Joy Sayres, vocalists singing "In The Garden" and "The Old Rugged Cross". Burial was in the Newark Cemetery, Newark, Missouri.

      Casket bearers were Ron Buswell, Robert Latimer, Stevens Lee Walker, Donald Lindsey, Weldon Stokes and Terry Buswell.

      Honorary bearers were Basil Wood, Harold Lattimer, Lester Ellis, Kester Pruett, Elvin Florea, and Tim Kincaid.
    Buried 19 Jun 2000  Newark Cemetery, Newark, Knox, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    McKinney, Dallas Elwood and Dolly Esther (Pruett) Gravestone
    McKinney, Dallas Elwood and Dolly Esther (Pruett) Gravestone
    Person ID I1253  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2013 

    Father William Eugene McKinney,   b. 29 Sep 1876, , Knox, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1963, , Knox, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Lilly May Parrish,   b. 19 May 1885, , Knox, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1930, Myrtle Twp., Knox, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 7 Sep 1909 
    Family ID F420  Group Sheet

    Family Dolly Esther Pruett,   b. 27 Dec 1915, Bible Grove, Scotland, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1988, Kirksville, Adair, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1939  Edina, Knox, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Larry E. McKinney
     2. Nancy McKinney
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2006 
    Family ID F497  Group Sheet