Mrs. McDonald died Feb. 6, 2012 at age 84. The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon on Wednesday from 3-8 p.m. and on Thursday from 12 Noon until the service.
The chapel service, conducted by Reverend Danny Sellars, is 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9. Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial gardens.
Active pallbearers: Timmy Mitchell, Bobby Thompson, Jade Sellars, Greg Walrath, Ronnie Harmon and Dwayne Garcia. Honorary: Jimmy Williams, Ronnie Sellars, Charles Jones, Bill Hill, Cedar Senior Citizens, and Chicken Scratch Girls.
Survivors include: daughter Brenda Patterson; brother Don (Shirley) Mitchell; grandchildren Rodney Taylor and Rhonda (Brian) Edwards; great-grandchildren Chris (Caroline) Edwards and Casey Edwards; great-great-grandchildren Daiya Malkou and Mailee Edwards; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by husband Robert Pepper McDonald, parents Ernest and Sara Spann Mitchell, siblings Louise Williams, Wylene Harmon, Jerry, Robert, Edward, and Gene Mitchell, and son-in-law Jimmy Patterson.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, 313 W. Baddour Pkwy, Lebanon, 615.444.9393. Obits 615.758.8818.