Lucille "Luci" Mann McDonald
Lucille "Luci" Mann McDonald, age 95, of Conyers, Georgia died Tuesday, May 14, 2019. She was preceded in death by her devoted husband, Robert Roland McDonald, Sr., her mother and father, four brothers and one sister. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Jenann and Ray Garner of Conyers; son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Cheryl McDonald of Conyers; daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Sean Kelly of Moncks Corner, SC; seven grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. A lifelong resident of Conyers, Luci taught in the local school system during WWII, and also worked directly for one of the owners of Rich's Department store in Atlanta, while waiting patiently for her husband, Robert, to return from fighting in Asia. She also worked alongside her husband in his business, The Trading Center, Inc., a long-standing appliance and electronics dealership in Conyers. Luci was also a gifted homemaker with hobbies that included sewing, cooking, reading and watching British television. Luci was anglophile and was fascinated with all things British and thoroughly enjoyed being able to travel to London with her husband before he passed away. A Memorial Service for Luci will be held Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at Rockdale Community Church, 2455 Old Salem Road, Conyers, GA 30013. Her family honored her wishes to have her body donated to Emory University School of Medicine. In lieu of flowers, her family would like to honor Luci's love of reading by having donations made to the public library in Conyers. Make your donation by mailing a check to: Conyers-Rockdale Library System, 864 Green Street, Conyers, GA 30012. Please include your contact information and Luci's name.