Irene L. McDonald, 84, of Largo, FL formerly of Lakewood passed away at 4:24 p.m. Thursday (March 25, 2010) in the Hospice Woodside in Pinellas Park, FL.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in the Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Shelbyville with Rev. Lynette DeAtley officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday. Burial will be in Red Bank Cemetery, Lakewood.

She was born July 2, 1925 in Flora the daughter of Leotis and Alice (Cooper) Hackney. She married Wayne McDonald and he preceded her in death.

She was a member of the Lakewood United Methodist Church.

Surviving are son, Otis Hatcher and wife Paula of Pinellas Park, FL; 4 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and a three ladies she became friends with in Florida.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Paul Hackney, and sisters, Grace Hackney, Beulah Hickman and Jennie Askins.

She was greatly loved and will be missed by her family and those who loved her.