Jerry Gilchrist McDonald, Sr
Funeral services will be held Monday, May 5, 2014, at 10:00am from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Albert Halford officiating.
Interment will follow in Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery, in Seneca, SC, at 4:00pm.
Mr. McDonald, son of the late John and Pearle Gilstrap McDonald, was born in Seneca, SC. He retired after 21 years in the United States Army, having served during both the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War.
We were blessed by God to have such a loving husband, dad, grandfather and great grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Susan H. McDonald.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Jerry G. McDonald, Jr, of Augusta; his daughters, Cathy Hill, of Hephzibah, Karen Raley, also of Hephzibah, Kay Dennis, of New Ellenton, SC, and Sherry Espiritu, of Aiken; seven grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be members of the Military. The family will receive friends Sunday, May 4, 2014, from 2:00 until 4:00 PM, at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA 30906.