Dennis Wayne McKinney

January 12, 2022

Obituary Image


Dennis Wayne McKinney, 77, of Bakersville, NC passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at his home. He was the son of the late Floyd and Savannah Slagle McKinney. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Michael McKinney; sisters, Gladys Hoilman and Lou Ella Burleson; and a brother, Frank McKinney.

 Wayne loved his family and friends, especially his grandsons, Dalton and Dillon Ledford. He also enjoyed working in his shop building furniture and he loved his little Yorkie "Daisy".

 Survivors include his wife Tillie McKinney; daughter, Melissa McKinney (Dean Corn) of Bakersville; sisters: Frances Cooper of Maryland and Rose Knight of Virginia Beach; brother, Ronald McKinney of Bakersville; and his grandsons, Dalton Ledford and Dillon Ledford.

 Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Saturday, January 15, 2022 in the Fork Mountain Baptist Church with Pastor John McKinney officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow the service in the Fork Mountain Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Hospice and Home Care of the Blue Ridge, 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Dennis Wayne McKinney, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Dennis

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Henline - Hughes Funeral Home

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


January 15, 2022

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Fork Mountain Baptist Church

Funeral Service
January 15, 2022

3:00 PM
Fork Mountain Baptist Church

© 2022 Henline - Hughes Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility