Charles Willis "Bill" McKinney



Charles Willis “Bill” McKinney, 82, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Sunday September 24, 2017 at his home in Murrells Inlet. He was born on August 1, 1935 in Pollard, Arkansas to the late Willis and Ivra Tucker McKinney.

Along with his parents, Bill is preceded in death by his brother, Virgil McKinney; and his sisters, Lillian Lewis & Hazel Davis.
Bill proudly served his country in the United States Navy. He was very active in his community and was a member of the Surfside Beach Moose Lodge. In his free time, he enjoyed playing golf and spending time with his family and friends at Indigo Creek.
Left to cherish Bill’s memory, is his beloved wife, Doris of Murrells Inlet; his son M. Steven McKinney and his wife Kandy of Summerville, South Carolina; his daughter, Dianna Rogers also of Summerville, South Carolina; his grandsons, Jason & Michael Gilbert & Michael McKinney; & his brother, Orville of New Madrid, Missouri; his sister, Mabel Starr of Bellville, Illinois; a large, loving extended family, as well as many friends, neighbors and acquaintances who had the honor of knowing Bill through the years.

A private service will be held.

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Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is assisting the family during this difficult time.