Donald W. Cornwell

  • BORN: December 2, 1944
  • DIED: May 22, 2018
  • LOCATION: Rayville, Louisiana


Funeral services for Donald W. Cornwell, 73, of Rayville, LA were held at 11:00 AM, Friday, May 25, 2018 at Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville with Dr. Charles Wesley officiating. Interment followed in the Providence Memorial Cemetery, Winnsboro, LA.

Donald was born December 2, 1944 in Corpus Christi, TX and passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018 in Monroe, LA. He is preceded in death by his parents, Woody and Laveda Cornwell.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Patricia Fortenberry Cornwell; granddaughter in love, Tyler Leigh Wesley; brother, Glenn Cornwell and wife, Carolyn; and numerous nephews and niece.

Pallbearers were Michael Dixon, Clay McConnell, Stephen Cornwell, Shayne Cornwell, Corbin Cornwell, Collin Cornwell, and Cole Cornwell.

Honorary pallbearers were William Cade, Stan Clark, Charles Fortenberry, James Fortenberry, and Bill Perkins.

The family request that if you would like to make a donation please donate to St. Jude Church Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105., or to your favorite charity.


Visitation
  • Friday, May 25
    9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Brown-Holley Funeral Home
  • 603 Francis St.
  • Rayville, LA 71269
  • (318) 728-4167
  • Get Directions
Funeral Service
  • Friday, May 25
    11:00 AM
  • Brown-Holley Funeral Home
  • 603 Francis St.
  • Rayville, LA 71269
  • (318) 728-4167
  • Get Directions

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“ I have wonderful memories of Donald that go all the way back to when I was a child. Don would chase me, throw me in the air, and race around the room...Read More ยป

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