OBITUARY

Donald "Donnie" Arthur McRee

August 9, 1950March 23, 2019
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Donald "Donnie" Arthur McRee, age 68, of West Blocton, Alabama, passed away on March 23, 2019 at home with his family, following a lengthy battle with heart and respiratory problems. He graduated from McAdory High School, and served in the US Army Reserves for seven years. He worked as a night foreman at Grasselli Concrete Products. He was a good old country boy who loved hunting, fishing, and cooking what he brought home. Donnie loved watching Alabama football games with a Natural Light in one hand and his dogs beside him. He always spoke his mind, but he was generous to a fault. He loved his family and he can never be replaced in their hearts. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jewel McRee; daughter, Terry Eyer; great-grandson, Austin Jordan Booth; parents, Joe and Mary McRee; brothers, Joe McRee, Clayton McRee and Johnny McRee; and brother-in-law, Burt Hill. He is survived by his daughters, Wendy Booth, Jeanette Krumrie, Angela McIntyre, and Lori Estes; grandchildren, Rebecca Aguirre (Ray), Karen Sheets, Jeffrey Krumrie, Jullyane Krumrie, Anthony Krumrie, Heather Leigh Eyer, Kristopher Coalburn, Tara Coalburn, Jordan McGraw, and Alysia Estes; great-granddaughters, Halia Rozzier, Morgan Benjamin and Chrislynn Sheets; sister, Sylvia Hill; and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Rockco Funeral Home (Montevallo) from 7:00 until 9:00 PM. His funeral service will be on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Rockco Funeral Home (Montevallo). Bro. Allan Kendrick will officiate and burial will follow at Ashby Baptist Cemetery.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, March 26, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, March 27, 2019
  • Burial Wednesday, March 27, 2019
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Biography

Donald "Donnie" Arthur McRee, age 68, of West Blocton, Alabama, passed away on March 23, 2019 at home with his family, following a lengthy battle with heart and respiratory problems. He graduated from McAdory High School, and served in the US Army Reserves for seven years. He worked as a night foreman at Grasselli Concrete Products. He was a good old country boy who loved hunting, fishing, and cooking what he brought home. Donnie loved watching Alabama football games with a Natural Light in one hand and his dogs beside him. He always spoke his mind, but he was generous to a fault. He loved his family and he can never be replaced in their hearts.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jewel McRee; daughter, Terry Eyer; great-grandson, Austin Jordan Booth; parents, Joe and Mary McRee; brothers, Joe McRee, Clayton McRee and Johnny McRee; and brother-in-law, Burt Hill. He is survived by his daughters, Wendy Booth, Jeanette Krumrie, Angela McIntyre, and Lori Estes; grandchildren, Rebecca Aguirre (Ray), Karen Sheets, Jeffrey Krumrie, Jullyane Krumrie, Anthony Krumrie, Heather Leigh Eyer, Kristopher Coalburn, Tara Coalburn, Jordan McGraw, and Alysia Estes; great-granddaughters, Halia Rozzier, Morgan Benjamin and Chrislynn Sheets; sister, Sylvia Hill; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Rockco Funeral Home (Montevallo) from 7:00 until 9:00 PM. His funeral service will be on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Rockco Funeral Home (Montevallo). Bro. Allan Kendrick will officiate and burial will follow at Ashby Baptist Cemetery.