Hattie Bernice McKinney
Hattie Bernice McKinney, 79, of Lyon Mountain, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, at UVMHN-CVPH with her family by her side.
She was born May 1, 1940, in Blythe, Arkansas, the daughter of James and Clemantine (Sexton) Wilson. She worked on her family's cotton farm in her early years. Later on she worked at Imperial Wallcoverings in Plattsburgh. She was a wonderful homemaker, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved sewing and crafts.
Bernice was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Gerald McKinney who passed away in 2013; one infant son, Patrick; four brothers, James "Bouy," John, Jimmy-Dell and Robert; one sister, Nadine Moffit and one brother-in-law, Donald McKinney.
Left to cherish memories of Bernice are her children, Steven McKinney and his wife, Laura, John McKinney and his wife, Dawn, Kathy Rabideau and her husband, Ricky and Sonya Dubrey; one sister, Ruth Vega and her husband, Manny; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jack and Ruth McKinney and Joanne and Mark Bartowski.
Calling hours will be Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, from 12 to 2 p.m. at the Ross Funeral Home, 2586 Route 11 in Mooers.
To offer an online condolence, please visit www.ROSSFUNERALHOMES.com
Published on November 21, 2019


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Linda Barber
Nov 22, 2019
So sorry for ur loss of a great mom , I could write a book about how great of a friend She was to me , I love u Bernice and I always will miss n love you, u no longer suffer these worldly pains ,, Rip my friend
Ronnie Rinn
Nov 22, 2019
Worked with her at Imperial. She was always a pleasant person to be around. We had a lot of laughs together. So sorry for your loss.
Nov 21, 2019