Nancy Alice McKinney, 70 of Pawnee, formerly of Quincy, IL, died at 2 pm, Thursday, May 14, 2015 at her home. She was born November 21, 1944 in Burton, IL, to Arlie T. and Frances Cleo Saxberry Allensworth, Sr. She married Harvey L. Cockerill, Jr. whom preceded her in death on December 28, 1997. She married James McKinney on December 19, 1998 and he survives.
Also surviving are six sons, Tony (Marcy) Cockerill of Jacksonville, Terry (Melissa) Cockerill of Quincy, Cameron (Janell) Cockerill of Springfield, Michael Cockerill of Goshen, IN, Aaron (Jill) Cockerill of Wolcottville, IN and Harvey Lee (Holly) Cockerill, III of Pawnee; 18 grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; three sisters, Sandra (Donald) Mason of St. Charles, MO, Shirley Mueller of Quincy and Dora (Glenn) Schroder of LaGrange, MO; three brothers, Phillip (Marlene) Allensworth of Channahon, Larry (Darcey) Allensworth of Joliet and Wayne (Diane) Garner of Maywood, MO and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband; two brothers, Arlie Allensworth, Jr. and Kenneth Allensworth and one sister, Thelma Crouch.
Nancy enjoyed raising her six boys, hosting reunions and holiday celebrations and being with family and friends and spending time at her camp on the Mississippi River.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Monday, May 18, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Graveside Service: 11 am, Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Bob Green officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Friends of St. John’s Hospital.
Date: Monday, May 18, 2015
Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Date: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Time: 02:00 pm
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