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June 14, 1946 September 30, 2022
June 14, 1946 -- September 30, 2022

Reta Kay McDonald

Reta Clark McDonald, age 76, passed away peacefully at her home on

September 29, 2022.

She was the daughter of Henry and O’Reta Clark and was born on June 14,

1946 in Dallas, Texas. She graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School

in 1963, where she met the love of her life, Harold McDonald. She

attended Draughon Business College and received her certificate in 1964.

Reta and Harold married on July 31, 1965. It was time to start their family

and on June 20, 1968, their daughter Alicia was born.

Reta loved music and if it was playing she was dancing. She liked to

decorate her home for the holidays and having family and friends over for

her yearly Christmas party. She loved spending time outdoors whether it

was in her backyard, at the lake fishing, or walking on the beach. She

enjoyed crocheting and knitting and made some beautiful throws. She and

Harold spent many weekends going to the Dirt Track races throughout the


Reta is preceded in death by her father, Henry Clark and her mother,

O’Reta Clark, mother-in-law Geraldine Davis, and brother-in-law, Lucky


She leaves behind her husband of 57 years, Harold McDonald, daughter

Alicia McKinney, granddaughter, Erika West, and grandson, Broc McKinney

along with several cousins and many life long friends. She is in Heaven

now, but will always be loved, remembered, and missed!

Funeral Service will be Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at 12:00 at Eastgate Funeral

Home, located at 12973 LBJ Freeway, Garland, TX. 75041.


Mike October 05, 2022

🤠 Westminster , Texas

One of the hardest day’s of anyone’s life . Think about the good times with her and know she can rest peacefully now. Take care🌹