Ashley Devaughn Donaldson
Ashley Devaughn Donaldson, 75, of Medford, passed away Sunday, March 12, 2011, at Rogue Valley Medical Center. He was born to Inez and Richard, on June 14, 1935, in Hamburg, Ark.
He spent much of his time playing his guitar and singing country/western music. Ashley loved to perform and was well known in his later years to entertain at many of the senior centers and nursing homes in the Rogue Valley. He was a long time and valued volunteer for the Medford Senior Center.
He is survived by his brothers, Clint, Bill, Dale, and Hershell; twin sisters, Betty and Peggy; Joann; his son, Terry; and his daughters, Juanita, Tamara, Denise and Rachell; 16 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wives, Eva and Erma; his parents; and oldest brother, Haskel.
Viewing will be held on Sunday, March 20, 2011, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., and the funeral service on Monday, March 21, 2011, at 2:00 p.m., both at Memory Gardens Mortuary, 1395, Arnold Lane, Medford. His brother, Pastor Bill Donaldson, will be officiating. Friends and fans of his music are welcome to attend both the viewing and his funeral services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions made to Medford Senior Center, 510 E Main, Medford, OR 97504, would be greatly appreciated. www.memorygardensmortuary.com 541-773-7338.