Cecil Donald, age 80

Lost to gun violence on March 29, 2017 in Philadelphia, Mississippi.

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  • Nickname:
    2 Hannie was here. Miss you so much
    2 Young
  • Number of children:
    3 7
    1 1
  • Personality:
    5 loving and caring
    3 simply beautful; loving
    4 Praying mother
    2 I love and miss you so much mom
    1 BABYSIs
    1 I miss my mother so much i loved her more than life it is so lonely without her here
    1 i miss u so much an i love you
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    5 I miss you so much grandma!
    1 love always
    1 I love you mama, you was the best. but God wanted you home with him
    1 I just don't know how to live on without you!
    1 The babies said they don't understand and neither do I but I know we miss and love you so much
    1 Your babies still loving those cheese sandwiches mama! 😘
    1 My bday Sunday but I kno yu remember it! Lord just give me strength!
    1 😢😢😢
    1 july 29 was your birthday, happy birthday mom, i love you
    1 I'm at my lowest.... I'm tired! I miss yu so much!
    1 you'll always be my black Queen mama! THANK YOU LORD FOR A PRAYING GRANDMA!
    1 I LOVE AND MISS YOU SO MUCH!! THIS IS SO UNREAL!
    1 GOD IS WITH EACH OF YOU IN HIS NAME AMEN
    1 Lord grandma guide me into the right direction before I give up!😢
    2 i miss u so much an i love
    1 The kids save up all their money just to buy you flowers every week! Hope you like them too😍
    1 Good Morning Grandma I love, miss, and need you so much right now!
    1 Today wasn't the same without you! I❤yu!
    1 I miss yu granny 😢
    1 It was a long hard night I miss yu so much! 😢😢😭😭
    1 granny i just wish this was not real i miss u an love u an please be with your big man
    1 please be with me an grann boys. lord i just wish I could see you
    1 I 💜yu granny!
    1 i just miss you so much
    1 No one could ask for a better mother-in-law than you. I miss you❤️.
    1 Waiting on the rain to go away so we can bring your new flowers!
    1 I luv yu mama!
    1 i miss you granny
    1 we love you dearly
    1 It's getting harder and harder to carry on without you! I miss you grandma! 😢😢
    1 i love you so much. i wish this was a dream
    1 I LUV YU MAMA I HOPE YU STILL LUV ME😭
    2 i love an miss u dearly. Wish you was still here
    1 A year later and it still seems unreal! I luv yu granny you where my everything!
    1 Woke up with you on my mind! I love you granny so much! 😭
    1 HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY MY QUEEN!
    1 I luv yu granny! 😘
    1 My birthday wasn't the same without you! 😭
    1 i love you so very much i just wish i new what happen this is so hard for me
    1 HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY QUEEN😍
    1 love u

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