Dick Wilson McKinney, 78, of Friendswood, TX passed away on Tuesday, October 1, 2013. He was born on February 7, 1935 to Jack McKinney and Vie Swank McKinney in Lufkin, TX.
He attended Lufkin High School and graduated in 1953. He played football and earned a scholarship to University of Houston, which he played Center for the Cougars until 1958. He then went and served in the United States Army, then went to serve in the United States Air Force where he played football. Dick was a State Farm agent for 31 years, in Seabrook, TX.
Dick is survived by his wife Clarissa (Kakie) McKinney; son, Lane McKinney; daughter, Kelly Mason; granddaughter, Anna Kay.
Friends are cordially invited to the visitation with the family on Friday, October 4, 2013 at 9:00 A.M. with the funeral service beginning at 10:00 A.M. at the Jeter Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, 311 N. Friendswood Dr., Friendswood, TX 77546 (281) 992-7200 with Rev. Stuart Rothberg officiating. Interment will follow at the Forest Park East Cemetery in Webster, TX.
Condolences may be sent to the MeKinney family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral Home at www.jeterfuneralhome.com.