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“Our family sends our deepest sympathies to the family. We're so sorry for your loss. ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Julie Sumner - Greenville, KY

“Kenneth and all the family, I was so sorry to here about the death of MaryAnn.She was a beautiful and friendly lady. I know she will be missed. You...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Bennie Laster - Mt Washingon, KY

“Vicki I am so sorry for your loss,also Kenneth,Kirk,Erin and the rest of the family. I only just now heard. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Marilyn Hunt - Lewisburg, KY

“Mrs. McDonald was a beautiful lady with such a beautiful spirit. We'll cherish so many wonderful memories of her at youth activities supporting...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Dean & Tina Rowe - Central City, KY

“Dear Kenneth,Lori,Colin,Vicki,Kurt,Erin,and familyWe have lost a very special beautiful person who had a special gift from god to make all of us feel...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Debbie Roth - Louisville, KY

“I am so sorry for your loss-my heart, my prayers, my love goes out and to you and Collin during this difficult time. ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Kathy Dickinson - Guthrie, KY

“I first got to know MaryAnn in high school. We played soft ball together for Drakesboro. I might had we had a pretty good team. Also after my husband...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Nancy Clark - Drakesboro, KY

“Lori, I am so sorry to hear about your mom's passing. I hadn't even known she was ill. I pray for comfort for you and Colin during this hard time. ...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Shelley Harwood - Owensboro, KY

“Kenneth (Mack). So sorry to hear of this, my friend, and my prayer is that you find peace and comfort in the ensuing difficult days ahead. God...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Hugh Sweatt - Central City, KY

“A very special lady, she will be missed. ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Jane Wilcox - Friend

“Dear Lori,I just learned about your sweet mama's passing. Anything in this world I can do to help is my gift to you, sweet Sister. Until then, you,...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Carey Ann Atherton - Owensboro, KY

“Sorry for your loss Maryann was a good person and she will be missed by everyone who knew her all the family are in my prayers may God give the...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Levon Knight - Drakesboro, KY

“We send our Sympathy to the McDonald Family due to the loss of their loved one, Maryann McDonald. God Bless and Comfort You! ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Dorothy and Bill Carver - KY

“So sorry to hear of your loss. Remember Maryann very well. Ken & I played softball together & growing up I went to Drakesboro Baptist. I know that...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: David Adler - Brownsburg, IN

“Mac, Lori, Colin, Vickie, Kurt, and FamilyWe are sorry for your loss. Maryann was a beautiful lady. We have lost a dear friend.Love, Charlie and...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Charlie & Sandra Guy - Powderly, KY

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers for Vickie and Lori and all family. Love you all ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Tina Whitworth - Drakesboro, KY

“Maryann,My heart is broken because we no longer have you. My soul is rejoicing because you are with Jesus and you are no longer in pain. I like to...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Sandra Guy - Powderly, KY


GREENVILLE - Maryann McDonald, 82, of Greenville, passed away Tuesday, December 25, 2018, at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. She was born September 7, 1936, in Muhlenberg County to Madie Maxwell Buchanan and Floyd Elmo Buchanan. She was a retired postmaster and served the post offices of South Carrollton, Depoy, Drakesboro, Beechmont, and Central City. She was also employed as a deputy in the Muhlenberg County Sheriff's office and deputy clerk in the Muhlenberg County Clerk's office. She started her working career with the Times-Argus in Central City where she was a reporter and photographer. She continued her newspaper career in Ft. Smith, Arkansas while her husband, Kenneth, served in the United States Army. She was a member of Drakesboro First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmo and Madie Buchanan; brothers Darral Buchanan, Ronnie Buchanan, and E.J. Buchanan; and sisters Wanda Rives and Dolores Burden.

Maryann is survived by her husband of 61 years, Kenneth McDonald of Greenville; daughter Vicki McDonald Strader (James Kirk Strader) of Greenville; daughter Lori Ann McDonald of Greenville; granddaughter Erin Strader Garland (Trent Garland) of Murray; grandson Colin Maxwell McDonald of Greenville; great-grandchildren Madi Grace Garland and Strader James Garland, both of Murray; and sister Faye Buchanan Price (Weldon) of Auburn. Maryann's greatest legacy is her love for her family and her family's love for her.

Graveside funeral services will be Friday, December 28, 2018, at 2:00PM at Rose Hill Cemetery in Central City, with Bro. Tom Stovall officiating. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.