Ronnie & Brenda McKinney
Celebrating 50 years of Marriage
Ronnie and Brenda McKinney recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Ronnie McKinney of White Oak and Brenda Jane Cabbiness of Longview were married on September 10th, 1966, at Judson First Baptist Church.
Ronnie, a Vietnam veteran, taught and coached for Longview I.S.D. before joining Hanson Pipe & Precast (formerly Gifford-Hill Pipe), where he worked for 30 years. He is currently a County Commissioner for Precinct 1 in Gregg County.
Brenda taught mathematics for 30 years in local public schools. For the past 15 years, she has been an adjunct professor at Kilgore College.
The McKinneys are longtime members of Oakland Heights Baptist Church. They have a daughter, Kit McKinney Coward, and a son and daughter-in-law, Jeff & Stasha McKinney. They are loved and cherished by their three grandchildren, Carson Coward, Cross McKinney and Cruz McKinney.