Shane McKinney, age 46, son of Buddy and Wathena McKinney, died Thursday Jan. 25, 2018 at the UK Medical Center in Lexington. Shane was a EKU graduate, a member of Kentucky Crafts, a weaver and artist. He was an employee of UK Medicine as a Pharmacy Technician.
Shane was preceded in death by: his paternal grandparents, Roy Lee and Edith McKinney, and maternal grandparents, Norma and Fred Smyth; his aunts, Ruth McKinney, Eva Marie McKinney, Virginia (MA) Slusher, Mildred (Ralph) Mayne, and Mable McKinney; and his uncles, Thomas McKinney, Mac McKinney, James McKinney, Harlow (Ann) McKinney.
Shane is survived by: his parents, Charles "Buddy" and Wathena Smyth McKinney; his aunt, Elwanda Allen; uncles, Lyndon Smyth, and Elwood (Reva) Smyth; his first cousins, Ratonya Allen, Dedra Chaney, Heather Howser, Shannon Smyth, Robin Smyth, Joyce Slusher, Gordon (Judy) Slusher, Louise (Rob) Grinnell, Connie (Paul) Newman, Sherri (Bill) Miller, Dawn and Mike Demayo, Jay Mayne, Mike McKinney, Joel (Sandra) McKinney; and special cousin, Kevin Slusher.
Funeral service will be Monday, Jan. 29, at 2 p.m. at Lakes Funeral Home with Rev. Greg Lakes officiating. Burial will be in the Madison County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Sunday from 5-7 p.m. at Lakes Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Martin Ramsey, Lee Roberson, Kevin Slusher, James Leach, Lewis Sparks, and Tommy Collett. Honorary pallbearers will be Maggie Ciolek, Karen Gleason, Leslye Leonard, Nancy Leach, Connie Roberson, Betty Ballard, and Bethal Lee Parker.
Online condolences at www.lakesfuneralhome.com
Published on January 26, 2018