Donald G. McCarley

Published 4:35 pm Monday, November 19, 2012

Donald G. McCarley


Donald G. McCarley, age 64 of Morris, passed away Nov. 18, 2012. He was preceded in death by his father, George Washington McCarley; and a brother, Harvey McCarley.

He is survived by his loving family, including his wife of 44 years, Damaris “Dee” Johnson McCarley; two daughters, Kristy McCarley Armstrong (Kenneth) and DeAnna McCarley Smith (Chris); three grandchildren, Karley Renea Armstrong, Keegan McCarley Armstrong and Aidan Joseph Smith; mother, Wilma Avery McCarley; devoted sister-in-law, June Johnson Bailey; and many other loving relatives from the Johnson, McCarley and Avery families.

Donald was a loyal band dad at MJHS from 1984-1995 and enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family. He was a very talented artist and an outstanding craftsman. He served as president of NJ Saddle Club and was owner of DME Industrial Services. He was very much loved and will be greatly missed by his family and many friends.

Visitation will be Nov. 20 from 5-8 p.m. with funeral services on Nov. 21 at 1 p.m. at Ridout’s Gardendale Chapel. Interment will follow in Walker’s Chapel Cemetery in Fultondale;