Class of 1959
Lincoln Community High School
George A. McKinney
Born, 2/11/41 Lincoln, Illinois
attended most grades including all of high school in Lincoln except for a couple
years in grade school living in Mt. Pulaski.
1959 - 1964 U.S.Marine Corps (4 years in East Asia)
Married Kathleen West in 1964, two daughters Carla (dob 1966), Angela (dob 1970)
1966 - 1992 Diplomatic Corps (Dept. of State, Foreign Service)
Places I served and lived; Colombo, Sri Lanka; Njamena, Tchad; Sophia, Bulgaria;
Ibadan, Nigeria, Port of Spain, Trinidad, Bogota, Colombia; Tehran, Iran; Seoul, Korea;
Hong Kong and lastly Beijing, China. Traveled on business o numerous other countries
including Mongolia, the Sudan Guyana, throughout China, Europe, Africa and more...
Hobbies: Saltwater surf fishing, exercising, and being with my best buddy (my wife of
Now live in the Rio Grande Valley, southwest Texas near South Padre Island.
1206 S. Bluebonnet
Pharr, Tx 78577
sites about Lincoln, IL, created by LCHS Alums:
Brad Dye's Lincoln Photos of 10-00, Autobio, & Stories
Leigh Henson's Photos of 7-01 and Stories
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