SOMERSET — Bishop Donald Lee McCormack, 68, entered into his season of rest on Friday, June 29, 2012.
Born Jan. 16, 1944, in Stanford, he was a son of the late Katherine Louis Cooper and Archie McCormack. He grew up in the community of Bowen, which he always spoke of with heartfelt memories. He had worked from 1977 to 1997 at Centre College in Danville, Ky.
He will be missed by his surviving brother, Alfred L. McCormack; and nephew, Rick Alexander, for whom he was caregiver until his health declined. He also leaves to cherish his memory his mother-in-law, Mary Tooley; stepdaughter, Delinda Newell, and her husband, Sean; a grandson, Savion Newell; a brother-in-law, Sebastian “Dusty” Walker; special friends, Joseph and Christina Moreno; a host of nieces and nephews; and many church associates and friends.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 6, 2012, at Pulaski Funeral Home in Somerset, with Bishop Earl D. Thornton officiating. Burial will follow in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends 6-9 p.m. Thursday, July 5, at Pulaski Funeral Home.