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Monday, February 7, 2005

Louise (Morgan) Wisehart McKinney, 95, of Clay City died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2005, at 2:30 a.m. in Shakamac Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville.

Born Sept. 13, 1909, in Castleton, Ind., she was the daughter of Chester and Alice Morgan.

She graduated from Castleton High School in 1927 and later attended Ball State University.

From 1979 to 2003, she resided in Tulsa, Okla., and is a member of the Harrison Memorial United Methodist Church.

Louise and her late husband, the Rev. Raymond Wisehart, pastored the Glad Tidings Assembly of God in Tulsa. Shortly thereafter, the Rev. Wisehart changed his credentials to the United Methodist Church. They pastored churches in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Missouri and Kansas.

In 1974, Louise married Bruce McKinney Sr., of Brownstown, Ind.; only to be widowed two years later.

She was preceded in death by her husbands; her parents; a brother, Russell; a son, Donald; and four grandchildren, Terrill, Brandy, Debra and Christy.

She is survived by four daughters, Mildred Swengel and husband, Ray, of Seymour, Ind., Marjorie Wilhite Williams of Colorado Springs, Colo., Dixie Whiteside and husband, Delmar, of Big Flat, Ark., and Peggy Parker Fischer and husband, Tony, of Phoenix, Ariz.; three sons, Richard Wisehart of Mayer, Ariz., Jim Wisehart and his wife, Vada, of Mountain View, Ark., and Russell Wisehart and his wife, Ruby, of Clay City; a sister, Helen Sutton, of Lafayette,Ind.; 27 grandchildren; 59 great-grandchildren; 22 great-great-grandchildren; and many other family members.

Funeral services will be held at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home in Clay City at 1 p.m. Wednesday. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Tuesday.

A service was held in Mountain View Ark., on Feb. 11.

Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery in Harrison, Ark.