Lillian McGinnis, 84, passed away July 2, 2013 at College View Manor in Joplin surrounded by her family.
Lillian McGinnis, 84, passed away July 2, 2013 at College View Manor in Joplin surrounded by her family. Lillian was born March 4, 1929 in Climax Springs, Mo. to Elgie Flippin and Ella Mae “Green” Flippin.
She worked in retail food service and was the head clerk and cashier at Food Town, Piggly Wiggly and Kroger. She retired in the 80’s and continued to work beyond her retirement. Lillian was a member of the Jasper VFW Auxiliary # 6415, BB Liners Extension Club and the Retail Clerks Union.
Lillian was united in marriage to Donald McGinnis May 29, 1960 in Raytown, Mo. he preceeded her in death in 2012.
Lillian is survived by two daughters Vicky McGinnis Dingman and husband Lester of Liberal, Mo. and Carey McGinnis Beckley and Husband Brent of Jefferson City, Mo. Four grandsons Bryce Beckley, Cade Beckley, Ryan Dingman and Nathan Dingman. Four great grandsons Brayden, Avery Benjamin and Cole.
Lillian is preceeced by her parents and husband Donald McGinnis, one Infant son Raymond Edwin Park, one brother Lloyd Flippin and one sister Lela Mae Tucker.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday July 5, 2013 at the Ulmer Funeral Home Chapel, Visitation will be 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday July 5, 2013 at the Ulmer Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial is at Park Cemetery. Contributions can be made to Hospice Compassus care of Ulmer Funeral Home.
Online Condolences may be made at www.ulmerfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Ulmer Funeral Home.