Peggy Marie McDonald, 84, passed away October 27, 2013, in Weatherford. She was born March 28, 1929, in McLean, Texas, to Jesse Floyd Ledbetter and Chloe Irene Murphree Ledbetter.
She married Clifton C. McDonald on December 30, 1947, in Weatherford. Together they made their home in Cool, where she resided until her passing. She was a founding member of the Cool Assembly of God Church. She retired from teaching at Mineral Wells High School, a calling that she loved.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Cool Assembly of God with Marsha McDonald, Win Mack and Gary Veazey officiating. Burial will follow in Holders Chapel Cemetery. Visitation is Friday, Nov. 1, 6-8 p.m., at Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home.
The pallbearers will be Richard McDonald, Jr., Joshua McDonald, Kevin McDonald, Tim Taborsky, Jachob Christian and Lance Durm. The honorary pallbearers are Vernon Peipelman and Michael Howard.
She is survived by: her husband of 65 years, Clifton C. McDonald, of Cool; sons, Richard McDonald Sr. and wife, Rosemary, Russell McDonald and wife Becky of Cool; daughters, Mary Thornberry and husband, Mike, of Waxahachie, Marsha McDonald of Cool and Rebekah McDonald-Lee and husband, Bryan, of Weatherford; grand-children, Richie McDonald, Kevin McDonald, Siobhan McDonald, Shelley Taborsky, Brent Oakley, Joshua McDonald and Jil McDonald; and nine great-grandchildren.
Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home