Loren “Eddie” Donaldson Jr., 67
by Halei Lamb | February 28, 2018 1:40 pm
Funeral services for Loren “Eddie” Donaldson Jr., 67, of Twin City were held in the Chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, with Reverends Jesse Bates and Earnest Harris officiating. Interment followed in the Bethel Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. He passes away Friday night, Feb. 23, 2018, at Community Hospice following an extended illness.
Mr. Loren “Eddie” Donaldson was born April 15, 1950 in Augusta to Loren Donaldson Sr. and Frankie Wilson Donaldson. He worked for Coca-Cola for 45 years, before having to retire due to his health. Donaldson loved his family, especially his grandchildren. He was an avid Nascar, UGA, and ECI football fan and attended the First Baptist Church of Twin City. He was preceded in death by his father; and brother, Larry Donaldson.
Survivors include his mother, Frankie Donaldson of Twin City, his wife of 47 years, Betty W. Donaldson of Twin City; son, Tim (Heather) Donaldson of Twin City; daughters, Melissa (Terry) Mynhier of Cobbtown and Karen Wiggins of Twin City; brother, Steve Donaldson of Twin City; grandchildren, Kayla Shelby, Selby Voss, Madison Mynhier, Anna Wiggins, Alexis Wiggins, Alana Donaldson, Evan Donaldson, Brayden Donaldson, and Jase Donaldson; great-grandchildren, Annabelle Shelby, Scarlett Shelby, and Julianna Shelby; and several nines, nephews, and friends.
Pallbearers were Charles Akridge, Allan Wilson, Garrett Jarrell, Ricky Collins, Bill Thompson, Timmy Thompson, Ollie Freeman, Jody Womack, Eric Woods, and Lee Woods. Honorary pallbearers were Coca-Cola.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.