Elsa McKinney, age 88, of Norwood Young America, Minnesota, formerly of Hopkinsville, Kentucky, passed away on Friday, November 20, 2020, at The Haven at Peace Village in Norwood Young America, Minnesota.
Memorial Services will be held at a later date.
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Elsa Dean McKinney was born on February 6, 1932, in Stewart County, Tennessee. She was the daughter of William “Jeff” and Bueldine (Averitt) Ezell. Elsa was baptized as an infant at the Church of Christ in Big Rock. She was a graduate of the South Christian High School Class of 1950. Elsa furthered her education at the Nashville Business College for two years earning a degree in business.
Elsa resided in Hopkinsville, KY and was married to Howard C. McKinney, Jr. She was blessed with two children, Debra and Timothy.
Elsa was employed as a secretary at Tatum Insurance Company in Hopkinsville for 15 years. She retired in 1976. Elsa was an active member of Henderson Memorial Baptist Church where she taught children’s Sunday school for 35 years. She served on many church committees throughout the years.
Elsa enjoyed going to church and reading the Bible. She also enjoyed gardening and attending family events. She especially enjoyed spending time with her family, grandchildren and friends.
Elsa moved to Minnesota to live with her son in 2016, and became a resident at The Haven at Peace Village in Norwood Young America in 2018. She passed away there on Friday, November 20, 2020, at the age of 88 years.
Blessed be her memory.
Elsa is survived by her:
Daughter, Deborah Gail Dixon and her husband, Joseph, of Elizabethtown, KY;
Son, Timothy McKinney and his wife, Donna Sue, of Waconia, MN;
Grandchildren, Angela Dixon, Joey (Jennifer) Dixon, Nathan (Cerisa) McKinney, Andrew McKinney, Aaron (Lisa) McKinney;
Great Grandchildren, Seth Dixon, Jakob Cothern, Lily Dixon, and Kylie Dixon; Asher McKinney, Everett McKinney;
Brother, David Ezell and his wife, Nancy, of Gracey, KY;
Sisters, Bonnie Snoddy and her husband, Marvin, of Nolensville, TN,
Rhea Snoddy of Franklin, TN;
Many other relatives and friends.
Elsa is preceded in death by her Parents, William and Bueldine Ezell; Brother-In-Law, Wayne Snoddy.