McDonough, Jason "Spanky" Michael (Dunlap)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Jason "Spanky" Michael McDonough, 40, of Dunlap passed away unexpectedly Saturday, January 13, 2018.

He was preceded is death by his mother, Janice Williford McDonough; 

Survivors include his father, Michael McDonough; daughters, Ashley and Lyndsey McDonough; step-daughters, Macie and KeyLee Ladd; sister, Michelle McDonough and her children Drew and Shawnee Carter; and uncle and aunt Ronnie and Becky Williford.

Memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 20 at 2 p.m. in the Ewton Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Terry Barker officiating. 

Family will receive friends from noon-2 p.m. Saturday. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to be made for funeral expenses.



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