Laura W. McDonald


Laura W. McDonald, 80, of Shelbyville, Texas, passed away on January 9, 2018 in Nacogdoches, Texas. She was born on March 21, 1937 in Odessa, Texas to James McGuire and Opal (Harrison) McGuire. A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Mt. Calvary Full Gospel Church, Hwy 417E off of Hwy 87S in Shelbyville, Texas with Bro. Don Windham officiating.

Laura enjoyed watching the Texas Rangers play baseball. She found great joy in spending time with her family.  Laura was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.  She enjoyed spending time outdoors working in her beautiful flower gardens.  Laura was a member of Mt. Calvary Full Gospel Church in Shelbyville and loved her church dearly.  

She is survived by: 
Rita McNally and husband, Gary of New Summerfield, Texas
Jeanie Tagg and husband, Howard of Lindale, Texas

Son: James McDonald and wife, Melinda of Shelbyville, Texas

Iola Hicks
Margaret McGuire
Pat Richard
Eulene Hughes
Jo Segura

8 grandchildren

8 great-grandchildren

A host of family and friends that will miss her dearly.  

Laura is preceded in death by her loving husband, J G McDonald, and her parents.

The family is being served by Mangum Funeral Home. 

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