Age: 84 Address: Henson Creek Road Date of Death: Saturday, January 18, 2014 Arrangements: Webb Funeral Home
Details: Muriel Lusk McKinney of Henson Creek Road in Newland died Saturday, January 18, 2014 at Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation in Spruce Pine.
She was born on August 16, 1929 in the Spear Community of Avery County to the late Ivor and Rita Wise Lusk. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Henry N. McKinney who passed away in 2002. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Beulah Lusk Hicks.
Mrs. McKinney was a member of the Henson Creek Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening and sewing.
Mrs. Muriel McKinney leaves behind her daughter; Linda McKinney of Newland; her brothers; Harry Lusk and Ray Lusk both of Newland; several nieces and nephews.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence at the funeral service honoring the life of Mrs. Muriel McKinney on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the Henson Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Junior Carver officiating. A time to receive friends and share memories and support the family will be from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Monday, January 20, 2014 at Webb Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Yellow Mountain Cemetery.
Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to the website: www.webbfh.com,selecting Mrs. McKinney’s name and then you may sign her guestbook.
Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the McKinney family.