Terry Lee Kinney

July 13, 1937May 9, 2019

Mr. Terry Lee Kinney, age 81, of Cartersville, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at Floyd Medical Center.

Terry was born in Alma, Michigan, to the late Mr. LeRue and Mrs. Ethel Kinney.

Terry grew up all throughout the Southeast, eventually graduating high school from Prescott High School in Prescott, Arkansas. He attended Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana, and went on to enlist in the United States Air Force in March of 1959. It was while he was stationed in Denver that he met his wife, LuAnn Miller, whom he married on June 4, 1961. He and LuAnn went on to move to Junction City, Arkansas, where they had their two children, Marc and Kathleen. Terry and his family later moved to Winfield, Louisiana, in 1967, where he worked for a number of years for Louisiana Pacific as a lumber mill foreman. After retiring from Louisiana Pacific, he and his wife moved in 1996 to Cartersville, Georgia. He enjoyed fishing on Lake Allatoona and Lake Weiss, and also loved woodworking. He will be sincerely missed by all those who knew and loved him.

Terry is preceded in death by his parents. He is also preceded in death by his brother and sister-in-law, Lyle and Celia Kinney, of Chatsworth, and his brother-in-law, Tom Cameron, of Winter Park, Florida.

He is survived by his loving wife of fifty seven years, Mrs. LuAnn Miller Kinney. He is also survived by his brother, Warren (Ginny) Kinney, and his sister, Virginia Cameron; his two children, Marc (Marilyn) Kinney and Kathleen McPhail; his four grandchildren, Kaitlin, Jacob, and Samuel Kinney, and Alice McPhail. Many nieces and nephews also survive Terry to cherish his memory.

A private graveside service to honor and remember Terry will be held at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Georgia, with full rendering of military honors by the United States Air Force.

Friends are cordially invited to visit to share fond memories of Terry, as well as condolences and expressions of sympathy for his family.

Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, Georgia 30120, is honored to have been entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Terry Lee Kinney.


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Tom May

May 19, 2019

So sorry for your loss. Terry was a great man and had wonderful family. They were so nice to us when we moved to Winnfield. The only guy I knew who got to fish in the rock quarry.

Rhonda Pharr

May 11, 2019

You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I have such fond memories of each of you and your Dad. He had a heart of gold!!!! Prayers for you now and in the days to come.