Max T. (Buck) McKinney May 1, 1937-June 26, 2018 Max passed away peacefully on Tuesday June 26, 2018 at his daughter Lisa’s home in Kokomo, Indiana after a short illness. Max was born on May 1, 1937 in Petros, Tennessee to Allen and Nellie (Pittman) McKinney. At the age of 18 Max enlisted in the United States Air Force and served from October 7, 1955 to October 6, 1959 and was honorably discharged. Max moved to LaPorte Indiana in November 1965 and started working at Kingsley Furniture Company, he worked there until 1997 when the company closed. Max was one of the last employees to leave the building. Surviving are his wife Mary (nee Hembree), 2 daughters: Rhonda McKinney of LaPorte, Indiana and Lisa (Chad) Miller of Kokomo, Indiana His grandchildren Brittany Shea McKinney and Dakota Miller of Kokomo, Indiana, Corey, Brandon and Dakota Emerine of Nevada and several great grand children. His step daughter Paula (Hembree) Scott of Kokomo, Indiana and her son Derrick (Sarah) Pearcy. His sisters: Betty Sue McKinney, Carol (Tom) Henry, Judy (Junior) Miller of Wartburg, Tennessee Sister-in-law: Patsy McKinney of Tennessee Brother: Clayton (Doris) McKinney of Texas Brother-in-law: Ed Henry of Wartburg, Tennessee Many Nieces and Nephews who all loved and adored their Uncle Buck. Max is preceded in death by his parents Allen and Nellie, daughter Shirley Emerine, infant granddaughter Shannon Emerine. Sisters: Violet Bunch, Lana Shannon, Lila Henry and Reba Wilson. Brothers: Lawrence and Leonard (Buddy) McKinney Brother-in-law: Tommy Wilson The family will receive friends on Saturday, July 7, 2018, 11am-1pm Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg. Funeral Services will follow at 1 pm. Internment will follow at the Liberty Church Cemetery, Wartburg, TN.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Max Ted Buck McKinney May 1 1937 June 26 2018 (age 81). Schubert Funeral Home Inc
Death notice for the town of: Wartburg, state: Tennessee