Ronald Donerson

Published 3:48 pm Friday, April 24, 2015

Services for Ronald Donerson will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 25, 2015, at W. H. Jefferson Funeral Home with the Rev. Leon Nelson officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Donerson, of Vicksburg, died Wednesday, April 15, 2014. He was 69.

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He was born in Vicksburg to Thelma Williams Donerson and Robert Donerson Sr., and attended Midd-West Industries.

He was preceded in death by his father; his maternal grandparents, Natlee Kelly and Frank Williams; paternal grandparents, Robert “Bob” and Mary Harris Donerson; aunt, Lela Mae Donerson; uncles Henry Williams and Walter “Bo” Donerson Sr; two brothers, his twin, Donald Donerson and Robert “Bill” Donerson III.

Survivors include his mother; five sisters Mary D. Gaines of Vicksburg, Patricia D. Maniece of Detroit, Linda D. Hardaway of Jonesboro, Ga., Thea D. Fox of Gary, Ind., and Tricia D. Lee of Peachtree, Ga.; brothers, Larry Donerson of Vicksburg, Spencer Donerson of Fairburn, Ga., Darren Donerson of Fort Worth, Texas, Karl Donerson Springfield, Va., and Todd Donerson of Omaha, Neb.; two sisters-in-law; three uncles; a great-aunt; two great-uncles; and nephews, nieces, friends, and cousins.


About John Surratt

John Surratt is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in general studies. He has worked as an editor, reporter and photographer for newspapers in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post staff since 2011 and covers city government. He and his wife attend St. Paul Catholic Church and he is a member of the Port City Kiwanis Club.

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