FEB 1, 1929 - AUG 6, 2014
Donnie McCormick, 85, of Oakdale entered into rest Wed. Aug. 6th, 2014 in Modesto, Ca. surrounded by family & friends. Donnie was born Feb. 1, 1929 in Purcell, Oklahoma, the daughter of Johnnie & Ollie Bratcher. She is survived by her daughters Sharon McCormick of Oakdale & Hylee "James" Griffith of Modesto, Sister Hilie Payton of Oklahoma City, OK. Grandchildren Shane Griffith, Chelsea "Mike" McKently of Modesto, two great grandsons, many many nieces and nephews and a very good friend Todd Olson of Oakdale who helped in so many ways. She is preceded in death by her husband Kenneth "Red" McCormick, her parents, four brothers and one sister, Lenard Levert, Luther, Laurence and Lillie. She was married in 1949 & moved to South San Francisco, CA where she worked for an airport catering service. Later moved to Oakdale where they bought acreage. She worked for Hunt Wesson Foods for 21 years before retiring. Donnie loved and was loved by her devoted family, always thinking of others before herself. She loved returning to her hometown roots in Oklahoma as often as possible. But always wanting to avoid any tornados. Visitations will be held at Oakdale Memorial Chapel, 830 West F St., Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014 from 3:00-7:00. Funeral service Wed., Aug. 13, 2014 at 10:00am followed by a graveside service at Oakdale Citizen Cemetery, 701 East J St.
Oakdale Memorial Chapel
830 West F Street Oakdale, CA 95361
Published in the Modesto Bee on Aug. 9, 2014