Carl Wayne McDonald

Carl McDonald Obituary PhotoCarl Wayne McDonald, 86, of Branson West, MO, formerly of Megargel, TX, November 1, 1934 - July 11, 2021.

Carl Wayne McDonald, age 86, of Branson West, Missouri, passed away peacefully at his home July 11, 2021, with family nearby. He entered this life November 1, 1934, in Megargel, Texas, the son of Bill and Maude (Northcott) McDonald. His parents preceded him in death. He was joined in marriage September 1, 1956, to Kay Frances Hurd.

Proudly serving our country, Carl was in the United States Marine Corps. During his working years, Carl was facilities engineer for McDonnell Douglas in St. Louis, Missouri. He was an avid scuba diver, motorcycle rider, woodworker, and gun enthusiast.  Carl thoroughly enjoyed his life on Table Rock Lake. The years together with Kay and the children have made many memories to be recalled and cherished for years to come.

Carl is survived by his wife of 64 years, Kay McDonald; daughter, Sharon (Ron) Martin of Florissant, Missouri; son, Ray (Lisa) McDonald of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; grandchildren Andy (Tiffany), Ashley, Justin, Kenni, Avery, and one sister, Sandy McDonald.

A family gathering is planned for a later date. Arrangements and cremation are done under the care of Cremations of the Ozarks. To leave an online condolence, please visit

Published on on July 14, 2021.