|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1907|
|Death: ||Apr. 10, 1980|
Willis Allen McDonald, Sr. was the 1st son and the 2nd child of Calvin Sawyer McDonald and Lillie Stella McDonald. He married Frances Elaine Shoup McDonald on Apr 4, 1927 in Abilene, TX, Taylor Co. They had 2 sons. Frances was a sister to Othello Gwendolen Shoup McDonald who married Walter Blaine "Red" McDonald who was a brother to Willis Allen McDonald. Sisters married brothers.
Green Family History
Abilene Reporter News dated April 10, 1980.
Services for Allen McDonald, 72, of 842 Elm, who died 10:50 a.m. Thursday at West Texas Medical Center after a brief illness, will be 2 p.m. Saturday in North's Memorial Chapel, 242 Orange.
The Rev. Douglas Gossett, pastor of Fairmont United Methodist Church, will officiate, assisted by the Rev. Orlan, pastor of Lamesa Methodist Church. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Born Oct. 5, 1907, in Coleman Co., he moved to Abilene in 1912. He was a graduate of Abilene High School. He married Frances Shoup April 4, 1927, in Abilene. He worked for the city and county in street and road departments.
Mr. McDonald worked for Morton Equipment Co. for 11 years. From 1954 until 1969 he was a partner in Patton Equipment Co. He retired in 1969. He was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, W. A. Jr. of 2618 Robertson and Calvin W. of Blue Ridge; a brother, Walter of 1858 N. 10th; a sister, Mrs. J. M. (JNS) Ora Kirkpatrick of Wylie; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Delbert McDonald, Chester Donald, Max Patton, Joe Grier, Mike McGrew and John Smith.
Willis Allen McDonald, Sr. was the son of Calvin Sawyer McDonald and Lillie Stella Green McDonald.
Green Family History
Calvin Sawyer McDonald (1883 - 1948)
Lillie Stella Green McDonald (1881 - 1971)
Frances Elaine Shoup McDonald (1909 - 1997)
Willis Allen McDonald (1928 - 2009)*
Calvin Warren McDonald (1934 - 2002)*
Ora Lee McDonald Kirkpatrick (1906 - 1995)*
Willis Allen McDonald (1907 - 1980)
Walter Blaine McDonald (1910 - 1998)*
Abilene Municipal Cemetery
Plot: Cedar Hill 39/4/1
Created by: Jean Wallace
Record added: Jun 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8904953