Iva Mae McDonald
Iva Mae McDonald, a resident of Henryetta was born May 20, 1911 in Granite, Oklahoma to Martha Laurenda Jane Sewell and Steven Tilden Sewell. She passed away January 24, 2004 at Henryetta, Oklahoma at the age of 92 years 8 months and 4 days.
She was a Homemaker and a faithful member of the Flowing River Church of God who loved to worship her Lord Jesus. She loved all of her babies, children, grandchildren, & great grandchildren, nieces, & nephews. Mrs. McDonald was living with her daughter & son in law: Rev. & Mrs. Robert Parker who pastor the Flowing River Church of God in Henreytta.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Steven T. & Martha Sewell, 1 daughter: Martha Sydney Mae (Zachary) Tubbs, 6 brothers, 3 sisters, & 1 grandson: Hermon D. Stanton.
She is survived by 4 children:Lewis Edwin Zachary & wife Marion, Granite, OklahomaJoyce Catherine Harwood & Husband Bill, Meridian, MississippiBarbara Oneida Parker & husband Robert, Henryetta, OklahomaSally Rice & husband Nelson, Tulsa, Oklahoma1 Sister, Lorretta Frieck & husband Gordon, Tucson, Arizona26 Grandchildren, 62 Great Grandchildren& Many Great Great GrandchildrenAs well as a host of nieces, nephews, friends, & her beloved church family.
Pallbearers will be Rodney Comstock, Raymond O‘Neal, Michael Hedges, Dave Ferguson, and James Zachary.
Services will be held Wednesday, January 28, 2004 at 2:00 pm at the Flowing River Church Of God officiated by Rev. Donnie Knight and Rev. Robert Parker. Burial will be 11:30a.m., Thursday, January 29, 2004 at The Rock Cemetery, Granite, Oklahoma under the direction of Shurden Funeral Home.