Marie McKinley

May 18, 1925June 26, 2012

Macon - Marie Hayes McKinley, 87, passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at Pine Pointe Hospice. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday at Snow’s Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Avenue with burial in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Dr. Aubrey Sheets will officiate. The family will meet friends from 10 a.m. to service time on Friday at the funeral home. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Alzheimer’s Association, Central Georgia Chapter, 886 Mulberry Street, Macon, GA 31201. Mrs. McKinley, daughter of the late John Dennis Hayes and Lorena Hutchison Hayes, was born in Taylor County, GA and was a graduate of Robert E. Lee High School, Thomaston. She was preceded in death by her brother, John Dennis Hayes, Jr. Mrs. McKinley was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and aunt and was a devoted homemaker. Survivors include those she loved most, her husband of sixty-three years, Joseph Alton McKinley of Macon; her daughter, Debbie Grimsley of Macon; her grandchildren, Daniel Grimsley and Sarah Grimsley of Macon; her great grandson, Mason Grimsley of Macon; her brother, Bobby Hayes of Duncanville, TX and numerous nieces and nephews. Visit to express condolences. Snow’s Memorial Chapel Funeral and Cremation Services, Pio Nono Avenue has charge of arrangements.



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    Friday, June 29, 2012


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Marie McKinley

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Larry & Cheryl Harris

July 30, 2012

Marie was a wonderful neighbor to have for the past 20 yrs we have lived beside you. She will be missed very much by us. Remember all the good times. We are always here when you need us.

Love ya

June 30, 2012

I have fond memories of your "big sister" and her efforts to teach young clowns to dance!
Bob Barfield

June 28, 2012

Mr. McKinley & Dennis I was so sorry to hear about Ms. Marie. She was a sweet lady. Dennis you were so good about bringing Mr. Mckinley out to Porterfield every week to see her. My thoughts and prayers are with you

Kim Sheppard

June 28, 2012

Dear Debbie and family,

Sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Don't dwell on the sadness but rejoice and celebrate the precious memories that you have. She now resting peacefully in the most beautiful place.

May God Bless you all,

Karen and Boyd Allen

Karis Dykes

June 28, 2012

Dear Debbie and Family,
In your time of sorrow may you be comforted by your precious memories of your mother. We pray that God will surround your family with his peace and comfort during your time of loss.
Love in Christ,
Ronnie,Karis,& Stacia Dykes

Debbie M. Brown

June 28, 2012

Debbie, thinking of you and your family at this time. May your wonderful memories and knowing that your Mother is in a better place help comfort you in the coming days.

Tommie & Cathy Jones

June 28, 2012

Debbie,words at a time like this is so hard to find to comfort you.Just know God now has another angel,that you will be with again one day.Hold onto all those wonderful memories you and you mama have,it will help you thur the up coming days ahead.Know that we love you and will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

Donna Perry Scarbrough

June 28, 2012

I am so sorry to hear about your mother's passing. She was always so sweet to me when I came over to your house. I will be praying for you and your family

June 27, 2012

Please accept our sincere sympathy in the loss of Mrs. Mckinley. she was our neighbor for so many years, and continue to be there for our Father, Walter Raileigh, when he was across the street. She was such a fine lady, and will be missed by all of those who loved her. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you, her precious Family.
Earle Raleigh Flynn and Walter & Juanita Raleigh