Ralph Joseph Donnor

Mr. Ralph Joseph Donnor, age 81, born June 11, 1923 in Spring Garden, Alabama, passed from this life April 8, 2005. He graduated from Bauxite High School in 1943 and from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 1951. Ralph served in the Army Air Corps from 1943-1946, two of those years in the Aleutian Islands. He was employed at Alcoa for 30 years and retired in 1981 as a Department Supervisor.
Ralph is survived by his wife of 57 years, Margaret Campbell Donnor; two sons, Stephen Donnor of Benton and Gary Donnor and wife Sallie of Tyrone; two grandsons, Zachary and Aaron, on granddaughter, Jennifer and two great-grandsons, Jonathan and Jarred. He was preceded in death by his parents, George McDuffie and Inez Idell Donnor and one brother, Bill Donnor.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Pinecrest Cemetery by Ashby Funeral Home to be followed by military honors provided by VFW Post 2278 of Hot Springs. Minister will be Pastor Stephen Raines.
Visitation was held today at Ashby’s.
Memorials may be made to Arkansas Baptist Children’s Home, P.O. Box 552, Monticello, Arkansas 71655 or The American Cancer Society, 901 N. University, Little Rock, Arkansas 72207.