WATERTOWN -- Funeral services were held Tuesday morning, December 23 at the Hunter Funeral Home for Mr. Donnell, 83, of Watertown.
A veteran of World War II and retired from the State of Tennessee’s Department of Transportation, he died Dec. 21, 2008 at NHC Healthcare in Murfreesboro.
A member of the Watertown Church of Christ, he was the son of the late Ether Turner and Alexander Clarence Donnell. Burial was at the Commerce Cemetery.
Survivors include: his wife of 52 years Margaret Donnell of Watertown and children: Janet (Tony) Bane of Woodbury; Karen Donnell of Watertown and Howard Wayne (Gina) Donnell of Liberty. Also surviving are grandchildren: Jeff (Jennifer) Bane, Connie (Bobby) Moore, Allison (Jason) Greer, Amanda (Aaron) Payne and Julie Donnell; step-grandchildren Amanda and Sarah Price; six great grandchildren and sister Ethelyne (Jack) Lannom of Lebanon. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by stepmother Faustine Agee Donnell and brother Robert Thomas Donnell.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.