Julia M. Donaldson

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Julia M. Donaldson, 90, of Berryville, died Wednesday,?Dec. 5, 2007, at St. John's Hospital in Berryville.?She was born Aug. 5, 1917, at Beaver, to the late Hugh?Jefferson?Burnett and Daisy Maude Turner.

She married J.B. Donaldson, and to this union one son was born.?She was employed for several years at Ocoma Foods (Tyson Foods) in Berryville. She was a member of First Assembly of God in?Green Forest, and enjoyed quilting and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her son, Charles Donaldson, and his wife Judy, of Green Forest; one brother,?Steve Burnett, of Odessa,?Texas; three grandchildren, Cindy and husband Shawn Clark, of Belvedere, Ill., Christy Donaldson and finacée Rick Craig, of Bella Vista, and Wesley Donaldson and Angela Norris, of Green?Forest; five great-grandchildren, Casey Clark, Taylor Clark,?John Donaldson, Anna Turner, and Ryan Donaldson; several cousins, including Roy Turner, of Cassville, Mo.; and four step-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1991, and five brothers, four sisters, four infant siblings and two step-daughters.

Celebration of Life services were held Dec. 8 at 10 a.m. at Smith Family?Funeral Home Chapel in?Green Forest with Brother Billy Burris and Pastor Mark Bryant officiating. Visitation was on Dec. 7 at the chapel. Graveside services were on?Dec. 8 at New Salem Cemetery in Seligman, Mo.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Green?Forest First Assembly of God Family Life Center. Condolences may be made on the Web at www.smithfamilyfuneralhome.net.