Mark Elbert McKinnon departed this life February 16, 2011, after a brief illness. He was born in Patterson, New Jersey to the late Willie McKinnon and the late Minnie Hurst; and stepfather Willie Hurst.
He graduated in 1991 from high school in Hackensack, N.J. He was also affectionately known as "Hercules."
Mark was a member of New Bethel Church until 2009 when he joined High Hill Baptist Church.
Mark leaves to cherish his memory: two sisters and four brothers: Theresa (William) Walker of Cassatt, SC, Mary McKinnon and Rodney McKinnon of Camden, SC, Kenny (Ursula) McKinnon of Hackensack, N.J., Vincent McKinnon of Patterson, N.J., and adopted sister Tyra Byrd of Camden, S.C.