Charles C. McDonald, Sr.

Published 2:30 pm Wednesday, January 6, 2010

By Staff
Mr. Charles C. McDonald, Sr., age 77, a resident of 107 Taylor Place, Chocowinity, died Monday, January 4, 2010.
A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, January 7, 2010 at Chocowinity United Methodist Church with Pastor George A. Jones and Pastor Rick Moser officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church following the service and other times at 100 Newport Lane, Chocowinity.
Mr. McDonald was born in Dunn, NC on December 18, 1932 to Howard and Sarah McDonald. On May 2, 1953 he married Helen Jackson McDonald who survives. Charles was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather and loved his dog “Katy”. He was with Cavin’s Business Solutions where he was employed for 37 years. He was a member of Northwoods United Methodist Church in Jacksonville, NC for 45 years, Chocowinity United Methodist Church, and he was the past president of the Half Moon Volunteer Fire Department in Jacksonville, NC.
In addition to his wife he is survived by two daughters, Julia Orzechowski and husband Tom of Chocowinity, NC and Tracy Rinn and husband Jim of Richlands, NC; two sons, Charles C. McDonald, Jr. and partner David and H.J. “Mack” McDonald and wife Cathy of Jacksonville, NC; daughter-in-law Bonnie McDonald of Jacksonville, NC; one brother, Samuel McDonald and sister, Elizabeth Melvin, both of Fayetteville, NC; eleven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Howard P. McDonald.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Northwoods United Methodist Church, PO Box 7026, Jacksonville, NC 28540, Chocowinity United Methodist Church, 678 NC 33 West, Chocowinity, NC 27817, Half Moon Volunteer Fire Department, 4835 Gum Branch Road, Jacksonville, NC 28540 or to the charity of their choice.
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Hillside Funeral Service of Washington is serving the McDonald family.
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