Joseph D. McKinley


Joseph D. McKinley, age 80, formerly of Borden, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2022 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital. Born February 18, 1942 in Borden, he was the son of the late Joseph Theodore McKinley and Bessie Bell (Martin) McKinley. On September 23, 1982, he married Edna (Mathis) McKinley who survives.

He retired as lead electrician at Cemex in Louisville with 29 years of service and was a born again Christian.

Joseph is survived by his wife, Edna; 5 children: Scott Spencer, Jennifer Endris, Brian McKinley (Jennifer), Stephanie Phillips (Tim), and Shelley Hayes (Ron); 12 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Bessie; 2 brothers; 3 sisters; and 1 son, Mark McKinley.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home-Borden Chapel with Bro. Richie Folden officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 22, from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Burial to follow in Walnut Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


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