THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. James Woodrow McDonald, 89, beloved husband of Mrs. Ruth 'Bobbie' McDonald, of Washington Road, died Wednesday, November 28, 2007, in the University Hospital. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, December 2, in the Pine Grove Baptist Church, with the Revs. Butch Baston and Patrick Devane officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery. Mr. McDonald was a native of McDuffie County. He was retired from the Georgia-Carolina Warehouse and Compress. He was a member of the Pine Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Ruth 'Bobbie' McDonald, Thomson; five daughters, Martha (Tony) Furr, Augusta, Sandra (Jimmy) Malone, Thomson, Doris (Jimmy) Miller, Gibson, Connie McDonald, Augusta, and Wanda (Terry) Smith, Graniteville, S.C.; a son, Jerry McDonald, Augusta; a brother, Gene Luke, Thomson; a sister, Ollie Mae Harley. Thomson; 21 grandchildren, 32, Great-Grandchildren and 9 Great-Great-Grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Jeff Masters, Curtis Kitchens, Darrell Maciejewski, Preston Cruz, Wayne Easler, and Daniel Kitchens. Friends may call at the Curtis Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday night at the funeral home. You may sign the online guestbook at www.curtisfuneralhome.com . Curtis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-December 1, 2007