She was born March 19, 1922, in Winnfield, Louisiana. She was a registered nurse, artist. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Texarkana.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Drs. Charles Jr. and Theresa Mc- Donald of Texarkana, Texas; one daughter and son-inlaw, Kay and Chuck Mc- Donald of Knoxville, Tennessee; two sisters Frances Brady of Las Vegas, Nevada, and Ranelle Brady Andrews of Nunley, Tennessee; five grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
She was the daughter of the late Barney Ranel Brady and Ella (Bailey) Brady of Atlanta, Louisiana. Her three brothers; Delton Brady, Ranel Brady, Jr., and John B. Brady and two sisters, Marie Barnes and Verna Lucille Whitmore, preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Charles L. McDonald, Sr. of Grove Hill.
Graveside services were at Barrancas National Cemetery in Pensacola, Florida, July 30. Memorial services were held at First Baptist Church, Texarkana at 10:30, Wednesday, August 4, with Rev. Larry Sims to officiate. Local arrangements are under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home, Texas. The register book is online at www.TexarkanaFuneral- Home.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Texarkana.