2010-04-15 / Obituaries


 Georgia Maxine McDonald, 80, died April 16 at her home near Dickinson. She was a native and lifelong resident of the community. 

In the 1960s and 1970s, she worked as a cafeteria worker for Clarke County High School and later as manager of Megginson's Department Store in Grove Hill. She was a former president of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 5106 in Thomasville. She was a member of the Bassetts Creek Baptist Church. 

Survivors include her husband, Calvin C. McDonald; sons Greg McDonald, Warrenton, Va., Mike (Lesley) McDonald, Evans, Ga., Don (Wendy) McDonald, Monroeville; daughter Tracy McDonald, Monroeville; sister, Mary Upchurch of Dickinson; and a grandson, Lance Corporal USMC Patrick McCarthy of Camp LeJuene, N.C. 

Visitation will be Sunday, April 18 from 2 p.m. until the 3 p.m. funeral in the chapel of Lathan Funeral Home in Grove Hill with the Rev. Chris Kinard officiating. Burial will be in the Magnolia Lawn Cemetery in Grove Hill, adjacent to the funeral home. 

An on-line guestbook may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com

Lathan Funeral Home in Grove Hill is handling arrangements. 

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