Daniel Lemuel McDonald,
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Daniel Lemuel McDonald,
  • November 24, 1918 - April 4, 2016
  • North Carolina

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Daniel Lemuel McDonald, Jr., 97, died in his Greensboro home of 74 years on April 4, 2016. D. L. is survived by his children, Gary (Ellen) McDonald, Tina McDonald Farabee and Michael (Denise) McDonald and Daughter-in-law Carolyn McDonald Beam. He was preceded in death by his wife of 75 years, Anna Lee Allred McDonald, and his son, Daniel L. McDonald, III. He was Papa Mac to his grandchildren, Jeff McDonald, Lisa McDonald Dunlap, Lori, McDonald Mathes, Stephen Farabee, Jeremy McDonald and Casie McDonald Mapes and 11 great grandchildren.

D. L. was born to Daniel and Mattie Jenkins McDonald on November 24, 1918 in Pleasant Garden, NC. He was one of 8 children, surviving is Jack McDonald. He served in U. S. Navy, on the USS Nashville during WWII. He retired from Lorillard, enjoying his retirement years fishing and gardening. He was a devoted husband, father & grandfather.

He was a life-long member of Centre Friends in Greensboro, serving as Sunday School teacher, Elder and Usher for over 50 years.

Funeral service will be at Centre Friends Meeting, 325 NC 62 East; Greensboro on Wednesday, April 6th at 2:00 p.m. The family would like to especially thank Jeff McDonald for his loyal care and Hospice of the Piedmont and Angie Mcewen for their care and dedication. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Centre Friends Meeting.

Hanes-Lineberry Vanstory Chapel has the honor of assisting the McDonald family.

Online condolences may be made at www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com.