Donald Withrow was born in Nobility, Texas on April 8, 1931 to Lloyd Withrow and Susie Petty Withrow. He passed away on September 24, 2021 in Mabank, Texas at the age of 90.
He married Willie Mae Duckworth on September 10, 1955 at First Baptist Church of Blue Ridge, Texas and they celebrated 62 years of marriage when she passed away in 2017.
After graduating from Trenton High School, he proudly served his nation in the U.S. Army in the Korean War. He was an employee of Texas Instruments in Dallas and Richardson for over 36 years. He served his community in Trenton as Mayor for several years. He was a long-time member of the First Baptist Church, Trenton, Texas.
He is survived by daughter Cathy Gunn of Enchanted Oaks, Texas; son, Kyle Withrow of Savoy; granddaughter, Amy Neighbors and husband Zachary; grandsons, Cody Dickey and Dalton Withrow; great-granddaughters, Katelyn and Ellie Neighbors; brother, Larry Withrow and wife Pat of Blue Ridge; sisters-in-law, Cynthia Jones, Mildred Hanson and Jackie McGee; brother-in-law, Donnie Duckworth; sister-in-law, Ola Mae Duckworth; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Wendell Lloyd Withrow and his wife Betty; and father and mother-in-law George and Orpha Mae Duckworth.
Funeral Service will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at Mullican-Little Funeral Home in Bells, Texas. Officiating will be Chaplain Donald Kile. Pallbearers will be Dalton Withrow, Cody Dickey, Zachary Neighbors, Dean Withrow, Terry Jones and Scott Jones. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will immediately follow the service at West Shady Grove Cemetery in Blue Ridge, Texas.