Visitation for Wanza Nell Kinney, 77, of Edgewood are scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m.
She passed away Jan. 5, 2014, in Grand Saline.
Mrs. Kinney was born June 30, 1936, in Edgewood to Elbert Lee and Cuby Bishop Orsborn.
Wanza grew up in Edgewood on a farm during World War II. She was a lifelong active member of First Baptist Church of Edgewood. Wanza spent many hours visiting and helping the sick and ill people in the community. She was very active, she sold Avon and worked at two nursing homes part time. She loved music and enjoyed her family, traveling, reading, volunteering for various organizations.
Surviving are sons, Richard Kinney, of Edgewood, Stephen Kinney, of Wills Point; brothers, Elbert Lee Orsborn Jr., of Dallas, Jerry Orsborn, of Edgewood, and Jimmy Orsborn, of Quitman.
Wanza was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Armitton Kinney.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Alliance or
Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Jan. 7, 2014