Funeral/Death Notices

Diana C. McDonald, 54 of Lampasas, TX died October 24, 2018 at St. David’s Hospital in Round Rock, TX.


She was born November 13, 1963 in Artesia, NM. Although not a native Texan, she always said she got here as fast as she could. Diana grew up mostly in Rowlett, TX and graduated from High School in Garland, TX. She was a small business owner, home maker, full-time mom and proud grandma. She was a teacher at Wesley Christian Academy and continued to home school her children and grandchildren in later years. She was heavily involved in the Republican Party of Lampasas as well as the Republican Women Party of Lampasas. She was an avid Boy Scout and karate mom. Diana held black belts in Shotokan Karate and Tae Kwon Do. She was always learning and driving others to learn and experience as much as they could.

She is survived by her husband, Jeff McDonald; sons, Michael Armendariz, Jeffrey McDonald, Justin McDonald and their families; and daughters, Michelle Clark, Melisa Melendez and their families. She had 16 grandchildren.

 A graveside funeral service will be today, Oct. 27, at 3pm at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lampasas, TX.

Sneed Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.