Let the memory of Bernice be with us forever
  • 47 years old
  • Born on July 10, 1968 .
  • Passed away on April 28, 2016 .

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.

Posted 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
Posted 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...
Posted 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!
Posted by David Husk on 1st May 2016
He was a good friend, a great person to know and will be sorely missed.
Posted 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.
Posted 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.
Posted 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
Posted by Marie Jones on 1st May 2016
Praying for the family.May God hold you close during this time of grief.
Posted by Karen Carden Klcardwn on 1st May 2016
Rip Bernice u will be miss by all.u family r in my prayers
Posted 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.
Posted 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.
Posted by Gene Bullock on 1st May 2016
Your humor,laughter,your love will be missed by all. Geno
Posted 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
Posted 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.
Posted 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
Posted by Karen Garrett on 30th April 2016
U will be missed
Posted by Drew Paschal on 30th April 2016
Goodbye buddy. I will see you on the other side.

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