Herbert Ray McGinnis was born September 1, 1942 the son of Shelly and Vannie Abbott McGinnis. He departed this life Thursday, April 28, 2016 at the Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Ind., reaching the age of 72 years.
He is survived by his sisters—Trecie Hart of Monticello and Lena Francis of Louisville, Ky. with many other friends and relatives to mourn his passing.
His extended family from Indianapolis includes—Doris whom he
lovingly addressed as "Drill Sargent" and "Baby Cakes", Lamonjae.
Still others close to him were—Tochia, June, Willa, Freddy, Kim, Bonnie, Debbie, Dr. Robinson, Jole, Gene, Elizabeth and his favorite doctor—Dr. Gutwen.
He is preceded in death by his brothers—Robert, Champ and Sam McGinnis.
He had a wonderful sense of humor... when asked " how are you feeling? He would respond.. "with my fingers."
He enjoyed gardening and playing the board game Trouble. He enjoyed listening to country music and eating his favorite food pinto beans and crackling corn bread.
He was retired from Stewart-Warner in Indianapolis.
The funeral service was held 11 a.m. Sunday, May 1, 2016 in the funeral home chapel with burial following in the Dishman Cemetery.
Hickey and Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on May 3, 2016