Birth Name: Herbert William McKinney
Date of Birth: October 16, 1938 Refugio, TX
Date of Death: February 15, 2003 Houston, TX
Place of Burial: Community Cemetery
West Commons Street @ Santiago
Refugio, TX 78377
Has Marker: Unknown
Grave Location: Unknown
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