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McKinnie Funeral Home

McKinnie Funeral Home

5304 Bowden Hill Road Campbellton, Florida 32426  (850) 263-3333

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Roosevelt Balkcom

Mr. Roosevelt Balkcom affectionally known as “Frog” age 63 of Campbellton, FL passed away Tuesday May 22,2018 at Flowers Hospital in Dothan, AL.

Funeral services were held 12 Noon Saturday May 26, 2018 at New Bethel C.M.E. Church  located 2487 Hwy 2  Campbellton, FL. with the Reverends Freeman Walker Sr., Earnestine Daniels, Douglas Cotton and Prophet Willie Clark – Eugolist officiating Interment followed in the  St. Paul-New Bethel Cemetery located 5180 Hwy 273 in Campbellton, FL and with Mckinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton directing.

Roosevelt Balkcom was born December 5, 1954 in Campbellton, FL. Married for over 30 years to his late wife Debra L. Balkcom. He retired from a successful career as an engineer with over 20 years of service. He was a member of True Church of God 5 fold ministries under the leadership of Prophet Willie Clark.

Roosevelt was a honest depiction of a role model with unmatched work ethic and dedication to his family, friends and love ones. He lived his life with a clear perspective of what’s most important, being a man of honor, compassion and grit showing through his actions how to respect yourself and your surroundings at all cost. Fight for what you believe in and what’s important to you.

Mr. Roosevelt Balkcom went to Rest in Pease in Heaven on May 22, 2018.

He leaves to cherish his loving memory:

His four children: Vashean Balkcom, Javon Balkcom (Ay’Shya Balkcom), Crystal     Balkcom, Michael Balkcom.

His seven Grandchildren: Shaun, Sidney, Gabriel, Kayla, Malachi, Brooklyn, Chase.

His five Siblings: Reba Leaks (Robert), Inez Capthart, Henry Evans (Annie), Lewis Balkcom, Jr. (Barbara), Herman Evans.

His lovely lady: Teresa Harper and priceless family and friends.

Willie James Wilson, Sr

Mr.  Willie James Wilson, Sr. age 90 of Webb, Alabama passed away Sunday, May 6th at Bonifay Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Bonifay, Florida.  Funeral Services was held at 2 p. m., Saturday, May 12, 2018 at McKinnie Funeral Home Chapel located at 5304 Bowden Hill Road Campbellton, FL, with Reverend David Britt, Elder Carolyn Morgan and Brother Lenoris Dixon officiating, Memorialization by cremation with McKinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton in charge of arrangements.

Willie James (B’ buddy) Wilson was born on August 28, 1927 to the late Ollie Mae Wilson and the late Charlie Redding. He lived most of his life in Cottonwood, Alabama and married the late Lula Mae Wilson. He was a member of Union Hall Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife; his son: Louis Junior Wilson; his parents; five siblings: Lucy Collins, Katie Clemmons, Ida Bell Wilson, Lorene Wilson and Jonathan Wilson.

He is survived by seven children: Christine Wilson, Janny Mae Wilson, Willie James Wilson Jr., Kane Edward Wilson, and Leroy Wilson all of Webb, AL; Virgina Wilson and John Lee Wilson both  of Dothan, AL. Thirteen siblings: Dora Britt, Annie Hope, and Willie C. Wilson all of Campbellton, FL, Judy Miller (Joe), Madie Dell Russ, Arlane Douglas, Janeria Woodard, and Eva Fletcher all of Dothan, AL, Adell Morris of Cottonwood, AL, Vetchus Lynn of Raleigh, NC, Talmadge Redding of Ashford, AL, William Wilson (Dorothy) of Baltimore, MD, and Wyles C. Redding of Detroit, MI. and a host grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Gregory Thompson

Mr. Gregory Thompson age 47 of Dothan, AL passed away Tuesday April 17th at his residence, surround by his loving family. Funeral services were held  1p.m. Monday April 23rd 2018 at St Paul A.M.E. Church located 5180 Hwy 273 Campbellton, FL. with the Reverend Melinda T.. Smith and Curtis Pittman officiating. Interment will followed the church cemetery with Mckinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton directing. 

Gregory was born June 30, 1970 in Newark, NJ to Lilton and Elnoria Starks Thompson. He accepted Christ at an early age and was of the Baptist faith. Gregory touched many lives by those who knew and love him, though various mentoring programs.

He leaves to cherish his memory:

His loving parents: Lilton and Elnoria Thompson of Dothan, AL

One brother: Bernard Thompson of Stewartsville, NJ

One Sister: Ralisha Grimsley of Newark, DE

One Uncle: James Starks of Newark, NJ

Six Aunts: Edna Thompson of Newark NJ and Mary Powell of Phoenix, AZ

Betty Patterson, Georgie Flowers and Gracy Phillips all of Brundidge, AL

Willease Johnson of St Petersburg, FL

Four Nieces, Four Nephews and one Great Niece and a host of cousins others relatives and friends. 

Mary Lou Collins

Ms. Mary Lou Collins, age 89, of Malone, FL passed away Thursday April 12th at Jackson Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral services will be held 11a.m. Wednesday April 18th at McChapel A. M. E. Church located 4963 Old U S Road Marianna, FL with Pastor Chris Jordan and Reverend Richard Davis officiating and with Mckinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton, FL directing. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday April 17th at McKinnie Funeral Home Chapel located 5304 Bowden Hill Road Campbellton, FL.

Mary Lou Mount Collins was born February 26, 1929 in Malone, FL to the late Reverend Kermit Mount, Sr. and the late Sophia Robinson Mount.  She accepted Christ at an early age and joined McChapel A.M.E. Church.  She was a Steward, the Church Musician and was recently bestowed the honor of Deaconess. Deaconess Collins was a devoted and faithful member until her health began to fail.  

She married the LOVE of her life the late SFC Andrew M. Collins.  God blessed their union with 3 children: the late Carl Andrew Collins, Joyce Ann & Miriam Diann Collins.  She was a devoted wife and mother.  

She worked at Sunland Training Center for 27 years and retired as a Human Service Supervisor.

She was very active in the community volunteering with the Malone Senior Citizens, the Malone High School and was a volunteer Poll Worker for Jackson County.  She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star Beauty Rose Chapter #72 OES-PHA in Marianna and the Daughter of Isis Safia Court #165 in Panama City.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two siblings and her son.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories:

Two Daughters: Joyce Ann McKinnie (Matt Sr.) of Campbellton, FL and Miriam Diann Collins of        Malone, FL.

Two Siblings: Mary Kate Neal (Issac) of Greenwood, FL and Kermit Watts Mount, Jr. (Muriel) of Pensacola, FL.

One Sister-in-law: Fanny Pearl Collins of Quincy, FL.

One Brother-in-law: Shelle Newton of Malone, FL.

Four Grandchildren: Kevin Collins, Takia R. Collins, Victor Rodriquez and Adrianne S. Austin. 

Seven Great-Grandchildren: Tyrese Brandon, Justice, Taylor, Willie, Trinity and Kaliyah & a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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