Donald E. McKinley
Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 10:50PM

Anderson, SC - Donald Edward McKinley, 66, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at his residence. 

Born in Anderson, he was the son of the late Marvin and Louise Hopkins McKinley. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. Mr. McKinley was retired from Electrolux and was a member of Orrville Baptist Church.

He is survived four sisters, Peggy Hopkins, Juanita Richardson, Joan Bagwell, and Judy Clark; and a brother, Carl R. McKinley.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, John McKinley.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 23, at M.J. “Dolly” Cooper Veterans Cemetery conducted by Rev. Jerry Parnell.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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