Flora Marie McKinney Stone

Flora Marie McKinney Stone, 58, of Greenfield, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Hancock Regional Hospital. She was born on July 13, 1956, in Hamilton Air Force Base in California as the daughter of Oran and Maureen McKinney. Mrs. Stone received her Bachelor’s in Arts from University of the Cumberlands.

She was a member of Glencoe Baptist Church and Brandywine Christian Church. Flora was a gifted artist and very compassionate.  She loved cats and dogs. She started Just 4 Melanoma 4’s, which helped a lot of people with stage four melanoma.

Flora is survived by her son, William McKinney Stone of Indianapolis; daughter, Shyla Marie Stone of Greenfield; brothers, Robert McKinney of Japan, Owen McKinney of Marietta, Ga., and Martin McKinney of Indianapolis; sisters, Bonnie McKinney and Patricia McKinney both of Indianapolis; fiancé, Al Grive; six nieces and nephews; cousin, Pat Cuevas of Taylor, Mi.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Oran and Maureen McKinney; and brother, William McKinney.

Visitation will be held from 12 until 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. A funeral service will be held immediately following visitation. Matt Wickham will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, please consider the needs of Flora Marie Stone’s family by making memorial contributions to c/o Erlewein Mortuary, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140 or envelopes will be available at the mortuary.

Friends may share a memory or send a condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com or email condolences to sympathy@erleweinmortuary.com.