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Roy C. McDonald, Casey County, KY (1929-2015

He was a retired USPS Postal Carrier. He was a farmer, factory worker, carpenter, and a brick and block mason. He was a member of the Athens Church of Christ. He was a native of Casey County and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late George E. McDonald & Lucy Belle Watson McDonald, and the widower of Lois Ann Phelps McDonald. He leaves five direct living descendants.
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Roy McDonald passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at the Lake Cumberland Hospital in Somerset, KY. He was 85.

Funeral services are 10amCT/11amET, Saturday, May 30, 2015 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. J. D. McDonald officiating. Roy McDonald will be laid to rest in Poplar Hill Cemetery. Visitation is Friday, May 29, 2015, 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, at the funeral home.

Roy C. McDonald, Casey County, KY (1929-2015

Born Tuesday, November 26, 1929 in Casey County, KY, he was the son of the late George E. McDonald and Lucy Belle Watson McDonald. He died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Somerset, Pulaski County, KY,at the age of 85 years, six months.

He was a retired postal carrier for the United States Postal Service. He was a farmer, factory worker, carpenter, and a brick and block mason. Roy was a member of the Athens Church of Christ. Survivors include:
  • Two sons: Jerry Rollin (and Nancy) McDonald of Springfield, Illinois and Timothy Keith (and Sheila) McDonald of Liberty, KY
  • A daughter: Martha Sue McDonald of Nancy, KYTT
  • Two grandchildren, Ashley Mae and Sarah Ann; and a sister, Lela Evelyn (and Marvin) Martin of Liberty, KY
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Lois Ann Phelps McDonald, who passed away June 30, 2010; and two brothers, Cola and Hershel McDonald.

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Funeral arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

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