Kenneth Donaldson

BRECKENRIDGE — Kenneth Donaldson, 78, Breckenridge, passed away Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. Graveside funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 10 at Hart Cemetery with Rev. Werth Mayes officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of Morehart Mortuary.

Kenneth Dell Donaldson was born Aug. 30, 1940 in Eastland, Texas to parents, Delma Self Donaldson and Danny Lee Atkins Donaldson. He graduated from Brownfield High School and would enlist in the United States Navy. Following his honorable discharge, Kenneth worked in the oil field for Halliburton for 29 years. Kenneth married Willean Key on Dec. 14, 1964 in Brownfield. Kenneth lived in Fort Worth until moving back to Breckenridge in 2000. He was preceded in death by his wife, Willean Donaldson; his parents, Delma and Danny Donaldson; two brothers, Donald Donaldson and Gary Donaldson; two sisters, Wilma Maynard and Nancy Donaldson; and one brother-in-law, Jimmy Emory.

Kenneth is survived by one brother, Eric Donaldson and wife, Stacey of Breckenridge; one sister, Opal Emory Brownfield; numerous nieces and nephews, including the lights of his life, his nieces, Haley & Kenzie Donaldson, Brittani Tucker, and nephew, Dakota French. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society and may be left at Morehart Mortuary. Condolences may be made online at

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