Carl L. Donham

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 27, 2009

TALLULAH — Carl L. Donham died Saturday, Oct. 24, 2009, at Olive Branch Senior Center. He was 76.

Mr. Donham was born in Tallulah and was a retired master sergeant with the U.S. Air Force. He was a farmer and a former chemical investigator with the Louisiana State Agriculture Department.

Survivors include a son, Daniel Anthony Donham of Boise, Idaho; a daughter, Terri Lynn Donham of Tallulah; three sisters, Mary Catherine McDaniel of St. Joesph, La., Ernestine Fopuntain of Marksville, La. and Emma Jo Mehaffey of San Antonio; a brother, Ray Ronald Donham of Tallulah; and a grandson, Tony Anthony Donham of Tallulah.

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Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Delhi Masonic Cemetery in Delhi, La., with the Rev. John W. Rushing officiating. Burial will be under the direction of Crothers-Glenwood Funeral Home in Tallulah. Visitation will be at the funeral home one hour before the service.