Longtime “’Round Rockwood” columnist dies; once gathered news as she peddled eggs
By Cindy Simpson
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 10:00 pm (Updated: August 14, 10:00 pm)
A longtime Rockwood columnist for the Roane County News died Tuesday.
Josephine McKinney, 92, affectionately known as “Miss Josephine” to many, wrote “’Round Rockwood” for the Rockwood Times and later the Roane County News.
She was a community columnist sharing the goings-on of friends and family, whether it be who came to dinner, who was sick, or who had a new bundle of joy on the way.
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