Deputy Sheriff John Wesley McKinney

Deputy Sheriff John Wesley McKinney

Brazoria County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Tuesday, October 22, 1940

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John Wesley McKinney

Deputy McKinney succumbed to injuries received in an automobile accident three days earlier. He had been with the agency for 20 years and was survived by his wife and six children.


  • Age 78
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Saturday, October 19, 1940

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Heroes live forever, Deputy McKinney and we will never forget. Thank you for the sacrifice you made for the citizens of Brazoria County and the great State of Texas.

Greater Houston C.O.P.S.

October 22, 2013

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