Donald Ray Meade, 70, of Berea, died December 26 at St. Joseph Hospital in Berea.
Born in Millstone to the late Grant and Ada Mullins Meade, he was retired from the elevator construction business, and was a member of the National Elevator Industry Union, Local #20 in Louisville.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia Ann Meade; a son, Donald Ray Meade II, of Plano, Tex.; four daughters, Tamela Ann Meade and Donna Carol Meade, both of Plano, Tex., Jennifer Kay Burton and husband Billy of Nicholasville, and Cynthia Rae Campbell and husband Jeff, of Georgetown; seven grandchildren, Donald Ray Meade III, Kyle Victor Grant Meade, Tessela Lauren Campbell, Autumn Raye Campbell, Jade Dawnae Campbell, Fayth Madalyn Ann Campbell, and Heath Hunter Burton; and three sisters, Janice Johnson and husband Lloyd, Alberta Yonts and husband Gary, and Eileen Rosemary Hoskins.
Funeral services will be held today (Wednesday), December 29, in Richmond. Burial will be in Madison County Memorial Gardens.