Edith Pearl Sowers McDonald, 82, of Frankfort, widow of Leon McDonald, died Saturday, November 10, 2012.
She was born on March 2, 1930 in Fayette County, Kentucky to the late Erasmus and Florrie Grizard Sowers. Mrs. Sowers was a retired employee for the Department of Library & Archives.
She is survived by her daughter, Donna Ponananta, Florence; her sons, Leon McDonald Jr., Lexington, Jeffery McDonald, Florida, Daniel McDonald, Florence, and Steven McDonald, Frankfort; and her sister Margaret Helen McKinney, Georgetown; eleven grandchildren and 20 great- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three daughters, Pamela Hannah, Candy Taylor and Edythe Phillips.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at the Clark Legacy Center, Versailles Road. Pastor Jeremy Warren will officiate. Serving as casketbearers are Jeremy Warren, Leon McDonald Jr., Steven McDonald, Tommy Pennington, Jonathon Quire, and Charles Ponananta.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, November 10, 2012 at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at www.clarklegacycenter.com.