The funeral service will be conducted at 12:00 noon, Saturday March 26, 2011 at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, Church Street, Andersonville, Georgia. Rev. Charles McDonald will officiate. Interment will follow in the Davis Chapel A.M.E. Church Cemetery, Georgia Hwy 26 West, Oglethorpe, Georgia.
Mrs. McDonald was born July 7, 1922 in Macon County Georgia to the late Doctor Field and Smithe Cox Williams. She was the widow of the late Albert McDonald. She was preceded in death by two sons, Otis McDonald and John McDonald. She was educated in the public school system of Macon County. She joined the Ebenezer Baptist Church of Andersonville, Georgia. She was a member of the Women Missionary Auxiliary Board and was a dedicated attendant of the Church Sunday school. She retired from Georgia Southwestern University in 1983 as a Custodian.
She was preceded in death by three siblings, Albert “Frog” Williams (Mary Dorothy), Rufus Williams and Doc Williams.
Survivors are eight children, Albert, Jr. (Wylene) McDonald, Miami, Florida, Shirley Wells, Catherine McDonald, Milton McDonald all of Andersonville, Georgia, Deacon Charlie (Burnette) McDonald, Montezuma, Georgia, Willie (Irene) McDonald, Tampa, Florida, Etta Mae McDonald, Andersonville, Georgia, and Edward McDonald of Buena Vista, Georgia; fifteen grandchildren and forty-two great grandchildren; siblings, Mary Lou Stewart, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Tincy Wiggins, Detroit, Michigan, Moses (Minnie Lee) Williams Decatur, Georgia and Arris (Pearl) Williams, Decatur, Georgia; sister-in-law, Ola Mae McDonald, Miami, Florida; a host of nieces, nephews, a host of cousins including The Towns Family and a host of friends including Katie Collins and family.
Your family are in our prayers as you say goodbye to your beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.
--With deepest sympathy. The Volley Family--
"If I go and prepare a place for you,I will come again...' JOHN 14:3 To the entire McDonald Family we want you know that our hearts sadden when we heard of your loss.Our prayer is that you will continue to lean and trust God. He's with you know more than ever.We love you!!!
The Clemons Family,William(Crow),Kathy,Jennifer,Tracy,Kim,and Kelvin
May God comfort you at this time our thoughts & Prayers are with you all.
Janie & Joseph Roberts
Pearlie Hill & Willie Jo Mercer
To Dec. Charlie, Burnette, and The Children, Our Sincere Sympathy is with you all at this sad time. May God Bless each of You is Our Prayer.
We Love You, Sheila Clark & Family
With heartfelt condolences
My family and I are sending our prayers and condolences to the McDonald family. Remember your memories will hold your loved one in your hearts forever.
Frank Pride & Family
Our prayers are with you all, trust in God. Weeping may endure for a night but joy comes in the morning.
Deacon Charlie Jones,Jr.and Sis.Emma Jones and family
Our deepest sympathy are with you and your family. We are praying that tomorrow will be a better day.
The Melvin Family
R.I.P. Grandma! U Will be missed so much but I know that you are in a better place now and that God makes no mistakes. I LOVE YOU.....
YOUR GRANDDAUGHTER ANGELA MCDONALD!
AMONG THE MANY GIFTS FROM GOD IS THE OPPORTUNITY WE HAVE TO APPROACH HIM IN PRAYER AT ANY TIME, KNOWING THAT THE"HEARER OF PRAYER"LISTENS TO US.[PSALM 65:2]WE CAN BE CONFIDENT THAT EVEN IF GOD DOES NOT REMOVE A PARTICULAR PROBLEM,HE CAN"MAKETHE WAY OUT IN ORDER FOR US TO BE ABLE TO ENDURE IT.[1 CORINTHIANS 10:13] DEEPEST SYMPATHY IS WITH YOU DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME...AND WARMEST THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU ALWAYS.
[SARA CLEMONS IN AMERICUS,GA]
I'm tha son of willie mcdonald sr me my mother Irene mcdonald girlfriend Tiahirah hudson we all send our condolences to tha family nd church
Sorry for your loss. May God bless and keep you strong
Carroll W Cromer
When someone you love become a memory become a treasure. Praying for the family.
Ophelia Waters & Family
Grandma Rosetta you will be missed. Former employee of MHCC. We all love and miss you.