Obituary: Cleveland ‘Shay’ Donahue

Cleveland “Shay” Donahoue, age 58, of Gurdon, passed from this life on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at his home.  He was born December 22, 1963, in El Paso, TX, the son of Cleevlan and Janice Reid Donahoue.  Shay was a United States Navy veteran.  He was a retired machinist for Union Pacific Railroad in North Little Rock.  Shay enjoyed building guns, riding motorcycles and fishing in his free time.  He was preceded in death by his father.

Shay is survived by his mother, Janice Reid Donahoue of Hot Springs, his wife, Teri Francis Donahoue of Gurdon, one daughter, Jennifer Donahoue of Marysvale, WA, one son, Christopher Donahoue (Nicki) of Colorado, two nieces, two nephews and one great nephew, all of Colorado.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday, January 29, 2022, at Welch Funeral Home.

Interment will be in the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock.

Final arrangements are entrusted to The Welch Funeral Home of Arkadelphia.  Visit to sign the guest book.

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