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J. W. "Nub" McKinney

September 9, 1943 ~ May 11, 2022 (age 78)


J. W. "Nub" McKinney, 78, of Trimble, Tennessee died on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at West Tennessee Healthcare-Dyersburg Hospital in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Thursday, September 9, 1943, in Obion County, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Walter D. McKinney and the late Gladys Juanita Stacks McKinney. Mr. McKinney was a retired bus driver for the Dyer County School System and had earlier worked at Roadway Trucking and was a former truck driver.

Graveside services for Mr. McKinney will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, May 13, 2022, at Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Troy, Tennessee. Officiating this service will be Mr. Patrick Williams. Family and friends are asked to gather at the cemetery.

He leaves to treasure his memory, one daughter, Taya Ferguson (Bret) of Newbern, Tennessee; two sons, Chad McKinney of Milan, Tennessee and Joshua McKinney of Union City, Tennessee; one brother, Larry McKinney (Rosemary)of Mason Hall, Tennessee; two sisters, Joanne Huey of Troy, Tennessee and Bobbie Spain of Obion, Tennessee and four grandchildren, Nathan Ferguson, Taylor McKinney, Braden McKinney, and Kimberly McKinney.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Kimberly Lemar McKinney; one brother, Jimmy McKinney; one sister, Diane Watts and his longtime companion, Nettie Biggers.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of J.W. "Nub" McKinney. 

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Graveside Service
May 13, 2022

1:00 PM
Mount Moriah Cemetery, Obion, Tennessee

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