Penny Reeves McDonald

September 16, 1964 ~ October 17, 2023

Penny Reeves McDonald, 59, passed away on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 in her residence surrounded by her loving family.  Penny was born on September 16, 1964 in Lake Charles, La to Clifton and Emma Chaney Reeves.

Penny loved to shop for babies, talk and enjoyed collecting dolls. She enjoyed going to the river and swimming and liked to watch tv and listen to music.

Left to cherish her memory is her daughter, Tori Ruth McDonald; father, Clifton Reeves; brother, Terry Reeves; sisters, Dayna Reeves and Rachel Reeves; nephew, Terry (Bub) Reeves; niece, April Hebert; grandniece, Rayna Lisa Reeves and her beloved pet, Tinkerbell, (known as Tink the Stink).  She was preceded in death by her mother, Emma Lee Reeves and niece Laura Lee Reeves.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 2:00pm in Johnson Funeral Home of Moss Bluff with Rev. John Palir, III officiating. Burial will follow in Creel Cemetery in Reeves. Visitation will be on Saturday beginning at 11:00am until the service time at the funeral home.

The family would like to extend special thanks to Mellet Moses, Susan Richard, and all of the doctors, nurses, and staff at Dequincy Memorial Hospital and Heart of Hospice for their compassion and care.



Visitation: Saturday, October 21, 2023
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Johnson Funeral Home - Moss Bluff
2171 North Hwy 171
Lake Charles, LA 70611

Funeral Service: Saturday, October 21, 2023
2:00 pm

Johnson Funeral Home - Moss Bluff
2171 North Hwy 171
Lake Charles, LA 70611

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  1. Deepest heartfelt sympathy and prayers for the family. I am so sorry for your loss. Penny was warm, kind, and loving. She was a special cousin.

  2. Candle 4Sending prayers and condolences to the family. Penny was a classmate of mine from elementary through graduation at Sam Houston. She always had a bright smile and a bubbly personality. She was a good friend.

  3. Prayers of comfort for all Penny’s family and friends.
    We graduated together, she was a kind soul 🙏🏽

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