Donalda Pauley

Donalda Pauley

Donalda Ray Pauley, 75 of Wooster, OH entered into the arms of her Lord and Savior Tuesday, July 11, 2017. She was born February, 6, 1942 in Canada, KY a daughter of the late Andrew Jackson “Jack” Ray and Irene Ellen (Williams) Ray.

Donalda loved and trusted in God with all her heart. She was a member of the Mt. Zion Church of God in Wooster, OH and a former member of the 19th Street Church of God in Parkersburg. She retired from the Internal Revenue Service.

Survivors include her son Mark Pauley (Jacki), sister Jean Blankenship (Elliott), brothers: Elmer Ray (Linda) and Larry Ray, half-brother Andrew Ray (Christina) and step-sister Lois Bowens.

She also leaves behind three grandsons: Chris Pauley (Maranda), Aaron Pauley (Carissa) and Alec Pauley, three great grandsons: Joseph, Andrew and Maverick, a great granddaughter Lacey and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Sherman W. Pauley, her son Sherman Douglas Pauley, half-brother Charles E. Ray and half-sister Juanita Daily.

Funeral services will be Saturday 11 a.m. at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Reverends Jimmy Cox and Tom Geissinger officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and one hour prior to services.

The family would like to say a special thank you to all her wonderful caregivers of Companion Health and Life Care Hospice of Wooster, OH.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Life Care Hospice 1900 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691, Mt. Zion Church of God 837 Geyers Chapel Road Wooster, OH 44691 or the 19th Street Church of God 505 19th St. Parkersburg, WV 26101.

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