Loupe Veleze (Kinard) McKinley

1934 - 2021



Loupe Veleze Kinard McKinley, 86,  of, Clearview Drive, Charlotte NC passed away on Monday, April 12, 2021 at Tucker Hospice House. She was born in Mecklenburg County on June 26, 1934 to the late Joseph Kinard and the late Connie Martin Kinard.

Loupe was a graduate of the Mecklenburg  County School System and also a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University.  She was a retired Kindergarten Teacher and a member of Friendship Baptist Church in Charlotte.

No services are scheduled for Ms. McKinley.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Norris Excel Lee McKinley and a daughter, Carol Love.

Those left to cherish her memory includes her daughters, Connie Burrough (Willie) of Concord, NC, Constance McKinley of Charlotte, NC; son, Clement McKinley (Ashley) of Charlotte, NC; four grandchildren, Eddie Ligon, Charles Osborne, Cannon McKinley, Cohen McKinley; five great grandchildren, Cymaiya Ligon, Camillia Ligon, Cailee, Ligon, Carter Osborne, Cameron Osborne and a host of other relatives and friends.

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Constance, Clement & Charles

April 15, 2021 5:30 PM

In memory of my mom, dad and sister. Your love will live forever in her hearts. Little Sister & her children /grands.
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April 14, 2021 1:19 PM

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