McKinnie Funeral Home

McKinnie Funeral Home

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

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Johnny B. McKinnie

Mr. Johnny B. McKinnie age 81 of Navarre, Florida passed away suddenly with family by his side Saturday May 25, 2019 at the Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, Fort Walton Beach, Florida. Funeral Service will be held 1p.m. Saturday June 1, 2019 from the St. Joseph A.M.E. Church located at 1401 Monroe Sheffield Road Chipley, Florida. Interment will follow in the church cemetery Mckinnie Funeral Home directing.

 A native of Chipley, Florida.  Mr. McKinnie has called Santa Rosa County home for many years. He is survived by his wife: Catherine Chestnut McKinnie; children: Cynthia Rowe and Sharonia Gilliam both of Conyers, Georgia; Garry McKinnie, Ida Cooper, Gregg McKinnie and Tony McKinnie all of Fort Walton Beach, Florida; 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and a host of other close relatives and friends.

Nellie B. Jones

Mrs. Nellie B. Jones, age 72, of Cottonwood, Alabama passed away Sunday, May 5th at her residence surrounded by her loving family.  

Funeral service will be held at 11 A. M. Saturday, May 11th at Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church at 1499 Dyras Road Cottonwood, Alabama with Reverend’s Thomas Dawsey, SR., Richard Davis, Harris Dansey and George Jones, Jr. officiating. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery with McKinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton directing.

Nellie B. “Tap” Jones was born March 18, 1947 in Jackson, Florida to the late Amos and Loretha Sanders. She joined Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Marianna, Florida. 

She was joined in holy matrimony to George Jones, Sr. on October, 8, 1966. 

She joined Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church, where she served faithfully as president of the Deaconess and Usher boards until her passing. 

She was preceded in death by her parents: Amos and Loretha Sanders; grandparents: Robert and Plassie Sanders & Jeff and Shellie Bellamy; one sister: Plassie Mae Sanders and one brother: Ricky Leon Sanders.

She leaves to cherish loving memories: Her Husband of 52 years, George Jones, Sr. of Cottonwood, AL, Two Sons: George (Lakeysha) Jones, Jr. and Eric Jones both of Dothan, AL, One Stepson:  Greg (Adrian) Rich of Atlanta, GA, Four Daughters: Toretha (Chris) Jackson of Ozark, AL; Lacrecia (DeMarcus) Williams of Cottonwood, AL; Ravon Jones of Dothan, AL; April (Thesis) Easterling of Jacksonville, FL, One Granddaughter (she raised as her own): Tiffany Jones of Dothan, AL, Four Brothers: Harry (Eva) Sanders, Henry Sanders, Sammy Sanders and Amos (Mariea) Sanders all of Marianna, FL, Four Sisters: Maretha (Willie) Hall, Rosa (Andrew) Lewis, Sandy Sims, Harriet (Richard) Davis all of Marianna, FL, One Brother-in-law: Collis (Annie Lee) Jones of Cottonwood, AL, Five Sisters-in-law: Emma Jones, Annie Merle (Billie) Barnes and Linda Truitt all of Cottonwood, AL, Hattie Mae Pullins of Dothan, AL and Mary Jo Smith of Mulberry, FL, 11 Grandchildren, 7 Great-Grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and beloved friends.


Edward Earl Rhynes

Mr. Edward Earl Rhynes age 61 of Campbellton, FL passed away Friday April 26, 2019 at the Southeast Health Medical Center in Dothan, AL.

Edward Earl Rhynes was born August 25, 1957 in New Jersey to Cleve Rhynes Sr., and Christine Young Rhynes.

Mr. Rhynes leaves to cherish his memories:

His son:  Robbou Shaheen Rhynes of Campbellton, FL. 

His Grandchildren: Tinikia Rhynes, Leilani Rhynes and Camaria Rhynes all of Campbellton, FL.

His mother Christine Young Rhynes of Campbellton, FL and a host of other relatives and friends.

Memorialization by cremation with Mckinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton, FL. in charge of arrangements.

Howard Roulhac Horne, Jr.

SSG Howard Roulhac Horne, Jr. age 83 of Chipley, Florida passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at Noland Hospital in Dothan, Alabama.  The Funeral Service will be 2:30pm, Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Grant Tabernacle A. M. E. Church located at 419 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive Chipley, FL, with Reverend’s Sandra Jones, Tony Davis, Julius Tisdale and Elder Michael Killings officiating, He will be laid to rest at St. Joseph Cemetery located at 1401 Monroe Sheffield Road Chipley, Florida with Military honors and with McKinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton, Florida directing.

The body will (lie-in-state at the church) two hours prior to service.

Howard grew up in Washington County (Orange Hill Community).  He received his elementary and secondary education in the schools of Washington County.  Upon graduation, he matriculated to Florida A and M University.  Realizing there was a need for him by his country he enlisted in the U.S. Army.  He served for over 17 years with tours of duty in The Republic of South Korea and the Republic of Vietnam.  After, leaving the military he was employed as a Heavy Equipment Operator and a Brick Layer until his health declined.

He, confessed God as his personal Lords and Savior at an early age by joining Saint Joseph A.M.E Church and later Grant Tabernacle A.M.E. Church, Chipley Florida.

He was united in holy matrimony to the love of his life, Maggie Rea Thomas, (who he affectionately called Mag) who departed this life April 1st, 2010.

He loved life and family.  There was nothing he would not do to assist any family member that called upon him. 

He was preceded in death by his Sister, Anne Kathryn Davis and Nephew Rory Howard Davis.

He leaves to cherish his memory one nephew: James Davis, Jr.; Special Great niece: Amanda Kathyrn Davis; Great nieces: Sabel Karoline Davis, Alisa Marie Davis; Great Nephews: Evan Ross Davis, Rory James Davis; Great-great niece: Atalaya Annalise Spencer; and Great-great nephew: Rory James Davis Jr.; First Cousins: Virena Brown, Vivian Koonce, Maudelyn Johnson, Althea O’Bryant,; Joyce Martin, Jacqueline Newkirk, William Rudolph Jackson, Virginia Long, Robert Dotson,  Alec Jackson, Dorothy Jackson and Grace Jackson: Brother in-laws:  Elder Michael Killings and Antonio Robinson.  First Cousin in-law: Ida Mae Cotton and many other relatives and friends.

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