Roberta “Bird” McDonald of Lee passed away on September 26, 2011 at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, September 30, 2011 at Lee United Methodist Church in Lee. Visitation will be held Thursday, September 29, 2011, at Beggs Funeral Home from 5-7 p.m.
She was born March 21, 1959 in Warwick, Rhode Island.
Mrs. McDonald was a loving wife and mother. She wrote the “Pinetta Praddle” for the Enterprise-Recorder for several years and spent time volunteering at Lake Park of Madison Nursing Home. She was a member of Lee Methodist Church.
Mrs. McDonald is survived by her husband, Charles McDonald, Sr. of Lee; a son, Charles McDonald, Jr. (Stacey) of Lee; daughter, Chelsea McDonald of Lee; parents, Franklin C. Brunner and Mary Alice Brunner of Haines City; brother, Joseph Buonacorsi of Providence, R.I.; three sisters, Cheryl Archambault (Richard) of Lee Gail Disbennett (Richard) of Circleville, Ohio; Dawn Hiatt (John) of Altamonte Springs: five grandchildren, Makayla McDonald, Auston Lyons, Charles McDonald III, Michael McDonald and Ian McDonald, all from Lee.
Beggs Funeral Home, Madison Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. (850) 973-2258.