Evelyn McKinnie Kincannon, 97, of Booneville passed from this life Tuesday, July 10, 2018, in Booneville. She was born April 2, 1921, in Blue Mountain to the late Bedford Clarence and Mattie E. (Walker) McKinnie. She was formerly employed by Citizens Bank in Van Buren and Booneville. She was a World War II Army veteran. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Booneville, Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion. Evelyn was very community-minded and an avid fisherman. She was a lifelong Democrat and loved politics.
She was preceded in death by husband, Virgil; stepchildren, Sherry Kincannon and Bryce Kincannon; one sister, Ruby Lynch; two brothers, Joe Edmondson and Mike McKinnie; and special niece, Pat Holland.
Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday at Roberts Memorial Chapel in Booneville with burial at Blue Mountain Cemetery in Blue Mountain under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home. There will be no graveside service.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and -nephews.
Memorials may be made to Blue Mountain Cemetery, P.O. Box 88, Blue Mountain, AR 72826.