Louise McKinnie, 83, Gladstone, Mo., died April 26, 2013. She was born in Bodeau, Ark., to Gussie and Grace Jinks on Dec. 1, 1929. She lived in Gladstone, Mo., for 55 years and was a member of Englewood Baptist Church. Louise was preceded in death by her son, Rick McKinnie. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Dean; children Larry of Holt, Mo., and Gary (Lori) McKinnie of Solon; many loving grandchildren including Alison McKinnie; great-grandchildren as well as sisters, Doris Rushing and Lawanda Langley of Conway, Ark.
Visitation was Monday, April 29, at D.W. Newcomer’s Sons White Chapel followed by services and burial. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Englewood Baptist Church, 1900 NE Englewood Rd., Kansas City, MO 64118 or Liberty Hospital Hospice, 1134 W. Kansas St., Liberty, MO 64068.