Wayne McKinley, 87, of Wills Point passed away in the early morning hours of October 24, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Wayne was born on February 19, 1931 in Chickasha, OK the son of Harold and Ezell (Ethetton) McKinley. He married Donna Lee Jones on June 2, 1950 in Dallas. He served his country by serving in the Navy during the Korean Conflict. Wayne worked for Wilbros International as an pipeline electrician in the petroleum industry which carried him to many countries an places like South America, Africa, Yemen, Chili, and many more.
Wayne's family members who are cherishing the memories of his life are his wife, Donna Lee McKinley; children, Donna Jean Cantrell, Les McKinley, Connie Wells, and Danny McKiney and his wife Peggy; grandchildren, Quinten Wells, Amanda Langford and her husband Robert, and Olivia McKinley; great-grandchildren, Carson Wells, London Langford, and Claire Langford.
Wayne is preceded in his death by his parents, Harold and Ezell McKinley and one brother, Wendell McKinley.
His funeral service will be Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 10:00 in the chapel of Quinlan Funeral Home with Pastor Sharon Haney officiating, Interment will follow the service in Lakeside Memorial Park. The family is requesting that memorial donations be made to Community Crossroads Academy in honor of Wayne.