COMANCHE — Funeral services for Donnie Dee McDougal, 83, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 10 at Comanche Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Comanche County. Visitation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
He passed away Wednesday, March7, 2018 at his residence in De Leon.
He was born Dec. 31, 1934 in McCamey to Earnest and Jewell (Dempsey) McDougal. On Aug. 10, 1975, he married Charlotte Preston Gilder in De Leon.
Survivors include his wife, Charlotte McDougal of De Leon; daughters, Donna Sue McDougal of Kaufman, Dana Ann Pellegrine of Irving, and Anne Stegemoller of Priddy; sons, David Gilder and wife Debbie of De Leon, and Robert Gilder of De Leon; grandchildren D’Anne Whiteley of Stephenville, Cody Stegemoller and wife Jhenisa of Priddy, Derek Gilder and wife Dayla of De Leon, Cory Stegemoller and wife Jenny of Pea Ridge, Arkansas, Jeremy Gilliam of Royse City, Darren Stegemoller and wife Karen of Goldthwaite, Alesha Borsellino and husband Seth of Waco, Brittnee Gilliam of Dallas; 15 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Morene McDougal of Comanche; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Jewell McDougal; one son, Rodney Terrill McDougal; brothers, E.J. McDougal and Lonnie McDougal; and sister-in-law, Merla McDougal.