William Carl "Bub" McDonald of Branchland
William Carl “Bub” McDonald, 76, of Branchland, WV, went to be with the Lord on Monday, June 27,, 2011 at the residence of his son. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Friday, July 1, 2011 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV, by Brother Eddie McComas. Burial will follow at the McDonald Family Cemetery on Napier Fork Road. He was born June 5, 1935 at Logan, WV, a son of the late Ossie and Ethel McComas McDonald. Bub was a retired welder for Terrell’s Tool and Die Company. A son, William Elvis “Newt” McDonald also preceded him in death. Survivors include three children and their spouses, Drema “Jo” McDonald, Dale “Toad” McDonald and Regina Clark, and Kathy and Aubrey Horn; six grandchildren and their spouses, Katrina McDonald and Oscar “Peewee” Brooks, Robert McDonald and Amber Brant, William “Willie” McDonald and Alyssa Dyer, David Horn, Matt Curry, and Michelle Curry; two great-grandchildren, Betty Clare Brooks and Robert Xavier Scott McDonald; three sisters, Regina McClellan, Geraldine Smith and Alma “Tea” Mills, along with numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. The family would like to give special thanks to Regina Clark for the care and support she provided during Bub’s last weeks with us. Friends may call one hour prior to services on Friday at Morris Funeral Home.