SALLY McDONALD Sally McDonald passed away on December 24, 2013 in Chico, California at the age of 85. She was born on August 2, 1928, in Red Bluff, California to Leonard and Cecilia Richardson. Sally attended Red Bluff Union High School where she met her future husband Jim McDonald, graduating in 1946. Sally and Jim were married for 57 years. She worked at Tehama County Farm Supply as a bookkeeper for 35 years. Sally made many friends golfing at Oak Creek Golf Course and serving as a volunteer for many years on the Red Bluff Elks Lodge
kitchen crew. She also enjoyed spending time with her former high school classmates several times each year. For the past four years, Sally lived at the Oakmont Retirement Community. She loved to tease the staff and they took wonderful care of her. Sally was preceded in death by her parents, husband Jim, and her step-sister Ruth Harris. She is survived by daughters Debbie (Jim) Hensley, and Stephanie (Dennis) Michum, sister Gene (Don) Aukland, grandsons Andrew Hensley and Brett Michum, granddaughter Kelly Michum and numerous nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held on Thursday, January 2, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. St. Mary's Cemetery in Red Bluff, with a reception to follow at the Red Bluff Elks Lodge. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a
. Arrangements are under the direction of the Brusie Funeral Home.