Mrs. Waldena A. McDonald 76, died Saturday April 5, 2014 at the North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville, FL, after an extended illness. She was the daughter of the late Oscar and Mamie Charles Ash and the widow of the late Dennis R. McDonald. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a member of the Lake City Church of God.
She is survived by her daughter Marilyn Nelson (Copper) Chipley, FL; three sons Phillip R. McDonald (Karen), Gregory McDonald, and Rodney D. McDonald (Ruby) all of Lake City, FL. ten grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren and five nephews also survive.
Funeral services for Mrs. Waldena will be held Tuesday April 8, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. in the Lake City Church of God with Reverend Carroll Lee officiating and Reverend Timothy Futch. Interment will follow in the Mt. Zion Swift Creek Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Monday evening from 6:00P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home Chapel.
Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. 458 South Marion Avenue Lake City, FL 32025.