Feb 5--Mr. Randy McDonald, age 63, of Vidalia, died Monday, February 4, 2019, at his home, after a sudden illness.  He was a lifelong resident of Vidalia, and was a 1974 graduate of Vidalia Comprehensive High School.  He was a Master Plumber and the owner of McDonald’s Plumbing and Repair.  Earlier in his life, Randy enjoyed fishing and hunting.  He valued his work ethic and service to his community.  He was Baptist by faith, and was preceded in death by his parents, G.W. and Dixie McDonald.

Randy is survived by one daughter, Leslie McDonald Franciosi and husband Pete of Sarasota, Florida; one granddaughter, Aspen Franciosi of Sarasota; one sister, Faye McDonald Royal and husband Luther of Claxton, one brother, Roger McDonald and wife Sherri of Vidalia; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Sweet Onion Animal Protection Society, P.O. Box 210, Vidalia GA 30475.

Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home of Vidalia is in charge of arrangements.