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Donald "Donnie" Lee Clinedinst I

December 19, 1952 ~ June 12, 2019 (age 66)

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Donald “Donnie” Lee Clinedinst, 66, of Stuarts Draft, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at UVA, surrounded by his family and loved ones. He was born December 19, 1952, in Waynesboro, son of the late Doris Clinedinst and Frank Clinedinst.

Donnie was a faithful employee of Allied Concrete and a life member of the Stuarts Draft Rescue Squad. He was an avid bird watcher and loved helping others. Donnie loved people and loved to talk.

He was married to the love of his life, Cindy Truslow Clinedinst, for 45 years; together they had two children, Carla Byrd (Darrell) and Donald “Donny” Clinedinst II (Heather). Donnie had several grandchildren that he loved dearly – Caleb and Colton Clinedinst, Tanner and Kurstyn Glass, Ally Baker, and Ashley Byrd. Special loved ones include Scott Glass, Jennifer Clinedinst, Ethel Jimenez, Barb Vernol and the employees of Commonwealth Veterinary Clinic. Donnie’s brothers include Ronald Clinedinst (Ester), Frankie Clinedinst, and Scottie Clinedinst (Lisa). Sisters include Connie Teter (Randy), Terry Newlen (Dennis), and Christi Britt (Todd). He also leaves behind a number of nieces and nephews.

There will be a celebration of life for family and friends at the home of Kemp and Sharon Lowe, 103 Annadale Lane, Stuarts Draft VA, on June 30, 2019, from 6pm-9pm. If you wish to join us, please bring a lawn chair.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the following – Stuarts Draft Rescue Squad, Waynesboro First Aid Crew, and Augusta Dog Adoptions.

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Celebration of Life
June 30, 2019

6:00 PM
The home of Kemp and Sharon Lowe
103 Annadale Lane
Stuarts Draft, VA 24477


Stuarts Draft Rescue Squad
10 Manor Road, Stuarts Draft VA 24477
Tel: 1-540-337-2528

Waynesboro First Aid Crew
201 West Broad Street, Waynesboro, VA 22980,

Augusta Dog Adoptions

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