Lyda Garnette McDonald, 96, of Mt. Washington, returned to the Lord on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at Glen Ridge Health Campus. She was the former Garnette Calvert, a member of O.E.S. Chapter 552, and Mt. Washington United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Hugh McDonald; her parents, William E. and Anna Calvert; and three brothers, Bobby, Raymond, and James Calvert. Garnette is survived by two daughters, Connie Swearingen- Roby (Wayne) and Mary Ann Pennington; three grandchildren, P.A. White, Leslie Fox, and Cliff Pennington; along with three great grandchildren; and one great-great grandson. Funeral services will be 12 p.m. Wednesday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in Highland Memory Gardens. Friends may visit from 5:30 until 8 p.m. Tuesday and after 10 a.m. Wednesday. Memorial gifts are suggested to Mt. Washington United Methodist Church Building Fund.
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