Kathy Jean McDonald

March 23, 1956December 3, 2018

Kathy Jean Waters McDonald, age 62, died December 3, 2018. Kathy was born March 23, 1956, and lived most of her life in Bulloch County. She will be remembered for her kindness and love of her family and friends. She loved growing beautiful ferns, gardening and listening to music.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Richard McDonald, and her parents, John Mack Waters and Jean Garrick Waters. Survivors include a son, Christopher Bragg and his wife Kim, of Washington; four grandchildren; her brothers, Randy Waters and his wife, Penny, of Brooklet and Ricky Waters of Brooklet; and her sister, Karen Manahan and her husband, Keith, of Stone Mountain.

The graveside service will be held Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Upper Black Creek Primitive Baptist Church with Elder Randy Waters officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Bulloch County Humane Society, P.O. Box 581, Statesboro, GA 30459.

Please visit our online memorial at to sign the guest book and share fond memories with the McDonald family.

Hodges-Moore Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements.


  • Christopher Bragg (Kim), Son
  • Karen Waters Manahan (Keith), Sister
  • Elder Randy Waters (Penny), Brother
  • Ricky Waters, Brother
  • Richard McDonald, Husband
  • John Mack and Jean Garrick Waters, Parents
  • Kathy leaves four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews to cherish her memory.

  • Humane Society of Statesboro and Bulloch County


  • Graveside Funeral Service Wednesday, December 5, 2018

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