Mrs. Vicki McKinney, 75, a summer resident of Hendersonville for 15 years, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, October 3, at Pardee Hospital. A native of St. Petersburg and Longboat Key, FL, she was the daughter of Lois Wray Dennison of Weaverville, NC (formerly of Charleston, SC) and the late Roy Leslie Dennison. She received her BA in Education from the University of Florida, Gainesville and was a beloved First-Grade Teacher for the Bradford County, FL public schools for 30 years. She enjoyed making greeting cards and was very active in social media. She was a faithful member of Madison Street Baptist Church in Starke, FL. She especially loved the Lord, her family and her many friends at Jaymar, NC and in Florida.
Mrs. McKinney is survived, in addition to her mother, by her husband of 54 years, Dewey McKinney; three children, Laura “Lori” Lynn Davis and her husband Brian of Starke, FL, Elizabeth “Beth” Oody and her fiancé Tim Tuberville of Keystone, FL and Michael D. McKinney and his fiancé Shelly Vandenberg of Roswell, GA; nine grandchildren, Keith, Jordan, Ashleigh and Kylee Davis, Chance, Jayce and Anna Beth Oody and William and Trent McKinney; two brothers, Douglas Dennison of Weaverville, NC and Richard Dennison of Starke, FL and her cousin, Marilyn Weber of Holland, MI.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Madison Street Baptist Church Building Fund, 900 W. Madison St., Starke, FL 32091 or online by clicking HERE.