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Melvin "Alphie" Edward McKinley, Jr.

October 22, 1977 ~ April 7, 2017 (age 39)

The Piano Brothers

Melvin Edward "Alphie" McKinley, Jr., 39, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 8:55 a.m.

​Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 13,  2017 at Dularge Community Baptist Church, 549 Andrew St. in Houma. Burial will follow in Southdown Cemetery.

​He is survived by his parents, Beverly Fusilier Brown and Melvin Edward McKinley, Sr.; paternal grandmother, Hazel McKinley Burns; maternal grandfather, William Nells, Jr. (Annie); brothers, Wilbert Fusilier, Laquante and Ronald Jones, Samuel White, III, Terrence Calloway, Earl Nells, Jr., Eric, Donnell, and Darrin Brown; sisters, Lashawn and Dominque (Arianne Wallis) McKinley, Lakita and Chenell Fusilier, Trina Mosely, Albertha Livas, Chaka Khan Nells, Shanta' and Laquanna Smith, Catherine and Karen Brown.

​He was preceded in death by one sister, Chiquita Fusilier; paternal grandparents, Clarence Leonard (Josephine) Matthews, Sr.; maternal grandparents, Theresa Nells and Joseph Fusilier, Jr.

Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.


 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
April 13, 2017

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dularge Community Baptist Church
524 Andrew Street
Houma, LA 70364

Funeral Service
Thursday
April 13, 2017

11:00 AM
Dularge Community Baptist Church
524 Andrew Street
Houma, LA 70364

Interment following funeral service
Thursday
April 13, 2017

Southdown Cemetery
125 Civic Center Blvd
Houma, LA 70360


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