Donald W. Messamore

Jun 5th, 1966 - Jun 30th, 2018


Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home

Thu, Jul. 5th, 2018 10:00 AM ~ 12:00 PM


Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home

Thu, Jul. 5th, 2018 12:00 PM


Herrin City Cemetery

Thu, Jul. 5th, 2018 1:00 PM

Bush- Donald W. Messamore, age 52, of Bush, passed away at 11:55pm on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at his home, with his family by his side.

Donald was born in McHenry, Illinois on June 5, 1966, the son of Judy Kay (Taylor) Holderfield and the late Curtis Dale Messamore.

Survivors include his mother- Judy Holderfield of Bush

Daughter- Ashley Dawn Messamore of Marion

Three Grandchildren- Markadeyan George

Lyn’zarius Jones

Lyn’zavian Jones

Brother- Kevin and Kim Jeralds of Herrin

Brother- Kenneth and Gloria Taylor of Charleston, Indiana

Brother- Curtis Dale and Karen Messamore of Carterville

Several Aunts, Nieces, and Nephews

He was preceded in death by his birth father- Curtis Dale Messamore, step-father- Malcolm T. “Mack” Holderfield, twin brother- Ronald Messamore, niece- Brittany Messamore, and aunt- Shirley Cobb.

Funeral services will be held at 12pm on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin with Rev. Ralph Brandon officiating. Burial will follow at Herrin City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10am-12pm on Thursday at the funeral home.


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3 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Stephanie

    From: Mayfield , Kentucky

    Date: July 2, 2018

    Very great man sending my condolences to you all at this time.

  • Guest: Jennifer Willis

    From: Mayfield , Kentucky

    Date: July 2, 2018

    Your no longer in pain Donnie. Watch over Ashley and your grandsons. We all will meet again, love Jennifer

  • Guest: Loudean. Gee

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: July 6, 2018

    My thoughts and prayers go out to this family. Donnie will be truly missed. He was always good for a laugh, no matter how bad he felt. I am really going to miss you Donnie, and your teasing me about Darrell and Jerry. Love ya! May you rest in peace.