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Mrs. Berlie E. McKinney (spelled differently in her obituary below)
Van Alstyne Leader
Thursday, Nov 18, 1971

Mrs. Birlie McKinney
Services for Mrs. Birllie E. McKinney, 79, were held Wednesday, November 10, at the Morning Chapel CME Church of Van Alstyne.  She died Monday, November 8, at 4:20 a.m. in a Van Alstyne nursing home.  Rev. T.G. Kirkpatrick officiated, with burial in the Van Alstyne Cemetery.
Mrs. McKinney was born in Van Alstyne, the daughter of the late Baker and Bycie Bowen.  She married Henry McKinney in 1910 in Van Alstyne.  She was a member of the Watts Brown Chapter, 395, Order of Eastern Star, and the Morning Chapel CME Church.
Survivors include her son, Claude McKinney of Van Alstyne; three brothers, Phillip and Rev. Cecil Bowen, both of Sherman, and William Bowen of Portland, Ore.; one sister, Mrs. Annie Mae Bowen of Ballinger, Tex.; one grandson, one great-grandson and several nieces and nephews.

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Funeral Home Card

Funeral Services for Mrs. Birllie E. McKinney To Be Held At Morning Chapel C.M.E. Church Wednesday, November 10, 1971 2:30 P.M. Rev. T.G. Kirkpatrick, officiating
Please Turn on Car Light While Traveling in the Funeral Procession
Casket Bearers
---- McKinney
---ard Crockett
Lynwood McKinney
Lake Murphy
Thurman Harris
Claude Andrews
Acknowledgment of Condolences
We Gratefully acknowledge with sincere thanks and appreciation your many acts of kindness shown in thought, deeds, and your attendant at the memorial service.
                                               Mr. and Mrs. Claude McKinney

Van Alstyne Cemetery
Van Alstyne, Texas
Under the direction of Everett Funeral Home

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