The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


March 15, 2014

Donna McKinney

Graveside services for Donna McKinney, 54, of Oakwood, will be at 2 p.m. Monday, March 17, 2014, at Guiceland Cemetery, with Rev. Clayton Douglas officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine.

Mrs. McKinney passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at her residence.

She was born Aug. 29, 1959, in Palestine to Donald Lee Starkey Sr. and Shirley Jean Matthews Starkey.

She was a clerk for Walmart and a member of New Haven Missionary Baptist Church. She was a great wife, mother and amazing grandmother.

Mrs. McKinney was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband, Donnie McKinney, daughters, Cathleen Dugan and Christina McKinney; sons, Robert and Shannon Platt; sisters, Charolette Manning, Shirley Wallace, Patricia Reagan and Laurie Turner; brothers, Donald Lee Starkey Jr., Jessie R. Starkey Sr., Douglas W. Starkey, Kenneth Dale Starkey Sr., Johnny L. Starkey, Ronald Ray Starkey, Jimmy Turner, Thomas Turner and Christopher Grogan; stepmother, Barbara Starkey; and 17 grandchildren.

Condolence calls will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Bailey & Foster Palestine.

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