Joshua Scott McKinney, 30, of Mauriceville, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 26, at his residence.

Joshua was born July 18, 1984 in Clearwater, Fl., to Scott McKinney and Lynn Rogers. He worked as an industrial radiographer.

A memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at Melancon’s Funeral Home in Nederland. A gathering of family and friends will be from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., prior to the service.

Joshua is survived by his daughter, Ashtyn McKinney of Orangefield; mom and dad, Sherri Lynn Rogers and Steven Russ Wilson of Mauriceville; father, Scott McKinney and wife, Debbie of Arkansas; brothers, Steven Wilson and Kyle Wilson, both of Mauriceville; grandparents, Phyllis Head of Arkansas; Wayne Wilson & Lillie Wilson of DeRidder and Sherri Hoffman of Florida; aunts, Judy May and husband, James of Georgia; Jessica Reese and husband, Randy of Georgia; Karen Kite and husband, Blayne of DeRidder; uncles, Greg Wilson of DeRidder, Mark Wilson and wife, Tammy of DeRidder, as well as numerous cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Flint Rogers and Steve Danine; uncles, David Wilson, Joseph McKinney and aunt, Jennifer Evans.

Joshua loved his daughter, his family, music and playing guitar.

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