Mary Beth McKinley


SULLIVAN - Mary Beth McKinley, passed away Sept. 5, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. Beth was born Oct. 10, 1953, in Sullivan, to her loving parents, Jack B. and Mary Ann Kaufman Smith.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Beth is survived by her loving husband Mike, and her wonderful family: her mother; her son, Jeff (and Natalie); daughter, Sarah McKinley; grandsons, Carter Wade and Maxton McKinley; granddaughter, Carson Wade; her sister, Jacklyn Johnson (and Tom); and brother, Tom Smith (and Janice); all of Sullivan; along with special aunt, Janis Sevier; nephews, nieces and cousins; and her godmother, Mary Ann Harris.
Beth graduated with the class of 1971, from Sullivan High School. She attended Indiana University before marrying her high school sweetheart on May 5, 1972. She worked for the Southwest School Corp. for many years as the Elementary School Librarian. Beth always felt so very blessed to have so many loving friends that she had shared her life with.
Mass of Christian burial will be at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sullivan, on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at 11 a.m., with Fr Jeff Read officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of mass. Her ashes will be buried at Center Ridge cemetery. Holmes Memorial Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.The family suggest that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Mary's Church or the Southwest Sullivan Elementary School Corporation - Library. Envelopes will be available at the church. Contact online at:
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