Eugene Russell McDonald, 54, of Murphy, passed away Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.
He was native and lifelong resident of Cherokee County, and son of the late Winston Glen and Hazel Carroll McDonald. Eugene was a carpet installer and loved animals.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Bobby McDonald; an infant brother, Jimmy McDonald; and one sister, Linda Buff.
He is survived by two brothers, Leon McDonald and Kenneth McDonald; four sisters, Shirley Woody, Betty Lloyd, Carolyn Bernhardt and Sandy Gribble.
A memorial service was held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Little Glade Baptist Church.
The family received friends from 2-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Little Glade Baptist Church.
You may send tributes to the McDonald family at www.townson-rose.com.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.