Donnie Golden

Donnie Golden

Saturday, January 19th, 1963 Thursday, June 6th, 2019

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Obituary for Donnie Golden

Donnie Golden, age 56, of Clarksville, passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at St.Thomas Hospital West.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at the chapel of McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home with Rev. Steven Ramsey officiating. Burial will follow at Gum Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 12 p.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Donnie entered into this life on January 19, 1963. He loved fishing, racing, watching tv, and time with his family. Donnie spent many years drag racing and building motors.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Louis and R.B. Golden, and his son, Caleb Golden.
Survivors include his wife of 16 years, Diane Major Golden; children, Nathan Golden, Clay (Ashley) Golden, Tyler (Kayla) Golden, and Caitlin Golden; step-children, Krystal (Roger) Mason, Patrick (Prerna) Nanney, and Matthew Nanney; grandchildren, Ella, Violet, JT, Asher, Payton, Rylie, and Caleb Golden, and Brian, Madison, Devan and Lilly Nanney; sisters, Valerie (Wayne) Neblett and Lynette Kelly; nephew, Brandon Forrest. Donnie is also survived by numerous other brothers and sisters.
Pallbearers will be Tyler, Nathan, and Clay Golden, Rod Burke, Brandon Forrest, and Mark Richmond. Honorary pallbearers will be Danny McGlaughlin, and Roth VanDyke.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 3:00pm
    McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home
    1209 Madison St.
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    Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
    12:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Service

    Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home
    1209 Madison St.
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    Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
  • Interment

    Gum Springs Baptist Church
    5720 Marion Road
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Ryan smalley

Donnie was amazing man , always kept you laughing, loved being around his grand kids , couldn’t ask for a better father or grandfather, I’m glad got to meet you , I will always love you bud , An won’t let the kids ever forget you .
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Jennifer Felts

Donnie was one of my favorite people. Always making jokes and laughing. Donnie loved his family and he really loved Diane. We had so many good times and him and Diane were the ones that helped me when I found out I was having Jaxson.ill never forget you Donnie...
Comment | Posted at 03:05am via Condolence

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