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Mr. Richard Lee McDonald, Taylor County, KY (1974-2014)

Mr. McDonald was a bricklayer by trade. He professed faith in Christ, and was a member of Elkhorn Baptist Church. He was the son of George and Diaane (Shofner) McDonald, who survive. He leaves four direct living descendants.
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Mr. Richard Lee McDonald of Campbellsville, KY, departed this life on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville, KY.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. McDonald on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at 1pmCT/2pmET, at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY 42718. Bro. Casey Durrett will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Jones Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Friday, December 12, 2014, and on Saturday, December 13, from 7amCT/8amET until time for the service.

Mr. Richard Lee McDonald, Taylor County, KY (1974-2014)

He was the son of George and Diane (Shofner) McDonald, who survive. He was born March 2, 2014. He died Wednesday, Decembe 10, 2014, at the age of 40 years, 9 months, and 8 days of age.

Mr. McDonald was a bricklayer by trade. He professed faith in Christ, and was a member of Elkhorn Baptist Church.

Besides his parents, Mr. McDonald is survived locally by:
  • Three sons: Josh Cloyd, Ricky Lee McDonald, and Austin McDonald

  • One daughter: Alley McDonald

  • His companion: Sonya Lane

  • Two brothers: Travis Dale McDonald and wife Amanda, and Cody McDonald and wife Beth

  • Nieces and nephews: Sydney McDonald, Destiny Abell, Xavier McDonald, Karley McDonald, and another expected

  • Grandparents: Alvin and Mildred Shofner of Greensburg, KY

  • And a host of other family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials take the form of donations to the funeral expenses, and can be made at the funeral home.

Send a condolence to the family of Mr. Richard Lee McDonald

The L.R. Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1765 New Columbia Road, in charge of arrangements.

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Mr. Richard Lee McDonald, Taylor County, KY

2014-12-12 - 1765 New Campbellsville Road, Campbellsville, KY - Photo L.R. Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Sevice.
Mr. Richard Lee McDonald, Taylor County, KY

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