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Thurman (Butch) Harrell McDonald

January 12, 1937 ~ October 12, 2019 (age 82)

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Thurman "Butch" Harrel McDonald passed away at his home in Tishomingo, Ok on October 12, 2019 at the age of 82 years and 9 months.  Butch was born January 12, 1937 in Tishomingo to the late Oscar Latham and Alberta Latham.  He resided in Tishomingo all of his life.  

Butch married Myrna Loy Neely on December 29, 1954, a union that would last 62 years.  From that union a daughter was born, Debra (McDonald) Day.  Butch worked in the Johnston County Accessor's Office for many years when the courthouse was located inside the Chickasaw Capitol Building.

He was known to have quite the "green thumb".  There wasn't anything he couldn't grow.  Butch had a love for gardening, doing yard work and enjoyed growing things.  At one time, he had several green houses.  

Butch leaves behind to cherish his memory:

Daughter:                 Debra Day of Calera, Ok

Grandson:                Gary Lee Day Jr. of Calera, Ok

Granddaughter:        Hannah Jackson of Madill, Ok


He was preceded in death by:

Wife:                         Myrna Loy (Neely) McDonald

Sisters:                      Jo Odell

                                  Lois Pace

There are no services scheduled at this time.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Tishomingo Funeral Home.


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