Benny McKinley

Tuesday, July 3, 2007


Benny McKinley, 67 of Monette,died June 24, 2007, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould.

He was born in Chattanooga, Tenn. to the late Chester and Dorothy McKinley. He was a carpenter. He was of the Baptist belief.

Survivors include his wife, Mildred Cloud McKinley, of the home; four sons, Butch McKinley of Monette, David McKinley of Georgia, Ricky Rolland of Monette and Scott Rolland of Leachville; two daughters, Debbie Davis of Lake City and Lisa Fletcher of Monette; one brother, Marvin McKinley of Crawford, Texas; ten grandchildren and four great grandchildren and four beloved pets.

He is also preceded in death two brothers.

A celebration of his life was held 2:00 p.m., Friday, June 29, at the Gregg Funeral Home Chapel in Monette with Rev. Ed Wheeler and Bill Davenport officiating. Burial will follow at the Monette Memorial Cemetery under the direction of the Gregg Funeral Home of Monette.

Honored to serve as pallbearers are Perry Wood, Jordan Wood, Charlie Hill, Don Fletcher, Terry Edwards and Larry Rolland; as honorary pallbearers, his grandchildren and his son-in-law, Jackie Davis.