Stephen Nathan McKinney, Jr.March 7, 1996 ~ November 7, 2017 (age 21)
Stephen Nathan McKinney, Jr. was born on March 7, 1996 in Greensboro, NC to Nathan McKinney and Karen Brown. He departed this world on November 7, 2017.
Stephen attended Dudley High School in Greensboro, NC where he played in the band and was a member of the Umoja step team and the Dudley football team. He graduated in June of 2015. Stephen had a Heart of Gold and was always leaving a great impression on people; from his smile to his personality, Stephen always brightened up the room. No matter what situation came his way he would always stay strong. In his words, "I'm always Good," Stephen was a well-respected brother, son, cousin, uncle, friend, and student. He will forever live on through his family, friends, and memories.
He was preceded in death by grandmother, Elizabeth McKinney, whom he was raised by until she passed in 2009.
He is survived by three sisters, Cynthia McKinney, Elizabeth McKinney, and Rhonda Howard; three brothers, Jeremy Fuller, Desmond Fuller, and Zyreek McKinney; mom, Karen Fuller; dad, Nathan McKinney; and a host of nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, cousins, and friends.
A funeral service celebrating his life will be on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 2:00 PM, at Triad Cremation Society & Chapel. The family will receive family and friends from 1:00-2:00 PM prior to the service.