Bernice Lee McDonald
  • 47 years old
  • Date of birth: Jul 10, 1968
  • Date of passing: Apr 28, 2016
Let the memory of Bernice be with us forever

Bernice Lee McDonald, 47, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Friday, April 29, 2016 at his home.

A native of Granville County, the son of the late Jarvis “Jack” G. McDonald He was a member of Concord Baptist Church and was a self- employed computer technician.

Funeral services will be conducted Monday, May 2, 2016 at 2:00 PM in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor by Rev. Steve Brown. Burial will be in South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem.

Surviving are his wife Gaye Emory McDonald of the home, a daughter, Hannah McDonald, a son, Dylan McDonald , both of the home, his mother, Frances McDonald Bunch and husband Ray Bunch of Creedmoor, his father-in-law, Lewis Emory and Ruth Emory both of Creedmoor, two brothers, Greg McDonald of Bunn, William McDonald of Stem, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Jack McDonald, grandparents, Ralph and Florence McDonald, grandparents, Willie Mae Champion, James Albert Champion and mother –in-law, Myra Emory.

Visitation will be held Sunday evening, May 1, 2016 from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times at the home.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Melanie Winters on 14th May 2016

"I've had a very hard time thinking of the best words to say. Bernie, you had so many amazing qualities that will be missed by every person you've ever spoken with. You were the kindest, most loving father& husband & friend. I'm not sure you ever met a stranger either! Thank you for being our friend. Take care of my boy, hug him tight & tell him we love him. Until we meet again old friend. Love Andy & Mel"

This tribute was added by cynthia newcomb on 2nd May 2016

"Words cant express how this entire community is feeling about your leaving so early. I can say the short time you were here you touched more lives than I think you ever dreamed of. It was my pleasure to have known you and called you my friend. Sending prayers to all that loved you. Rest easy my friend..."

This tribute was added by Lisa Parrott on 2nd May 2016

"You were a great friend, father, husband, brother,uncle and son!! With you gone this world will be a sadder place. I am gonna miss you my friend. RIP until we meet again!"

This tribute was added by David Husk on 1st May 2016

"He was a good friend, a great person to know and will be sorely missed."

This tribute was added by Todd Robinson on 1st May 2016

"Bernice was a hard worker, a joy to talk to you and an all around great guy! You will be missed. See you soon."

This tribute was added by Janet Player on 1st May 2016

"Dana thought so much of Bernice, he was such a sweet man.  So sorry for your lose, he will be truly missed."

This tribute was added by Lee Anne King on 1st May 2016

"Bernice, thank you for the love, laughter and memories you have left us all. You will be missed but so happy to know we will meet again one day!

Much Love,

Your King Brothers Electric Family"

This tribute was added by Marie Jones on 1st May 2016

"Praying for the family.May God hold you close during this time of grief."

This tribute was added by karen carden klcardwn on 1st May 2016

"Rip Bernice u will be miss by all.u family r in my prayers"

This tribute was added by gina samia on 1st May 2016

"I am so sorry for your loss.  I never met Bernice, but I felt like I knew him through my dad's stories.  (My dad is O.C. Hayes).  He loved spending time with Bernice and spoke of him often.  I pray that somehow, the family will find peace in knowing they will see him again someday.  Peace be with you all.  God bless you all."

This tribute was added by Inga Gentile on 1st May 2016

"I only met him once, when he  worked on my computer and he was a nice guy.....my prayers are with the family.  Peace be with you."

This tribute was added by Gene Bullock on 1st May 2016

"Your humor,laughter,your love will be missed by all.   Geno"

This tribute was added by Steve Emory on 30th April 2016

"Thanks for taking care  of  my little sister, and for being  a  good  friend  and brother-in-law.  Steve"

This tribute was added by Kim Norwood on 30th April 2016

"I am sorry for your loss.  May you RIP.  We love you. Marshall & Kim Norwood ando Family. MIke Jones
& family."

This tribute was added by Hope Richard on 30th April 2016

"I have loved you since you were a little boy. You will be missed by so many.  Will see you in Heaven. Frances, praying for you and the entire family. Much love Hope"

This tribute was added by Karen Garrett on 30th April 2016

"U will be missed"

This tribute was added by Drew Paschal on 30th April 2016

"Goodbye buddy. I will see you on the other side."


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