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Phillip Day McDonald, 71, Taylor County, KY (1943-2015)

He was a builder and enjoyed farming, gardening and his dog. He was a native of Campbellsville, KY, and a resident of Greensburg, KY, a the time of his death. He was the son of the late Granville and Ophelia Tungate McDonald. He leaves 14 direct living descendants.
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Phillip Day McDonald, age 71, of Greensburg died Saturday, February 21, 2015 at his home.

The funeral service will be at 12pmCT/1pmET, Friday, February 27, 2016, at Jones Chapel United Methodist Church, 580 Bass Ridge Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 from 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET and Thursday, February 26, from 7am-7amCT/8am-8pmET, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Jones Chapel Cemetery, 580 Bass Ridge Road, Campbellsville, KY.

Phillip Day McDonald, 71, Taylor County, KY (1943-2015)

He was born April 13, 1943 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY. He was the son of the late Granville and Ophelia Tungate McDonald. He died Saturday, February 21, 2015, in Greensburg, Green County, KY, at the age of 71 years, 10 moths, and eight days. He was a builder and enjoyed farming, gardening and his dog.

Surviving are the following:
  • His children: Larry McDonald and his wife, Emma of Florida; Sandra Glidewell and her husband, George of Shepherdsville, KY; Douglas McDonald and his wife, Robin of Greensburg, KY; Tammy McDonald, of Greensburg, KY; and Sara McDonald of Louisville, KY

  • Eight grandchildren: Derik McDonald, Melissa Marshall, Khristina Glidewell, Jessica McDonald, Chad McDonald, Amberlyn McDonald, Ashley Sullivan, Tamara Knowles and Savanna McDonald

  • A great-granddaughter: Kaycen McDonald

  • A sister: Burdis Burress and her husband, Lester, of Campbellsville, KY

  • And brothers: Vonald McDonald and his wife, Jewell, of Louisville, KY; Buel McDonald and his wife, Evelyn of Liberty, KY; David McDonald and his wife, Fran and George McDonald and his wife, Diane of Campbellsville, KY
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Nicholas McDonald and Joseph McDonald and two sisters, Gracie Brown and Merlin Foster.

Send a condolence to the family of Phillip Day McDonald

The Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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