of Paragould, AR
July 29, 1931 - September 12, 2020
Ellis Levern McDonald, 89, of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, September 12, 2020. He was born July 29, 1931, in New Albany, Mississippi, to the late Ellis R. and Maggie (Rains) McDonald. Ellis was an avid collector and enjoyed going to flea markets and antique stores. He was retired from Atlas Asphalt Inc. and after retirement, continued work at the Jonesboro Municipal Airport. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ellis R. and Maggie; a daughter, Linda McDonald; brothers, George Jr. and Johnny McDonald; and infant twin sisters.Left to cherish his memory are spouse, Martha (Baskins) McDonald; son, Keith (Judy) McDonald; granddaughters, Christy (Tony) Castaneda and Stacy (Marcus) Long; five great grandchildren; and brothers, Hayes and Eddie McDonald.A graveside service for Ellis will be held 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 15, at Pine Log Cemetery with Chaplain Albert Camp officiating. Burial will follow services.We are complying with the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines and limiting indoor funeral and visitation attendance while observing social distancing guidelines. All attendees must provide and wear masks during the service.
So sad to just find out that Mac had passed on to his Heavenly Home. He was a good man and so good to have had the pleasure of knowing. He will be missed for sure. RIP my friend.