Gary Edward “Eddie” Donnelly, age 50 of Buchanan, TN, died Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at Henry County Medical Center in Paris, TN.
He worked as a Laborer for many years and was a member of Local Laborers 386 in Nashville, TN. Eddie loved camping, fishing, grilling, antique cars, and spending time with family and friends.
Born August 10, 1970 in Paris, TN, he was the son of the late Patricia Maddox and Gary Travis (Teresa) Donnelly of Clarksville, TN.
Survivors include his fiancée Crystal Frazee Donnelly of Buchanan, TN; two daughters, Victoria Lee (fiancé John Smith) of Puryear, TN, Breanna (Joseph) Johnson of Paris, TN; one son, Josh Donnelly of Buchanan, TN; two sisters, Gabby Brown of South Carolina, and Angel Crider of Georgia; three brothers, Charlie Donnelly of Ohio, Eric Donnelly of Ohio, and Chris Donnelly of Puryear, TN; two aunts, Linda Ham of Nashville, TN, and Elaine McManus of Atlanta, GA.
In addition to his mother, he was also preceded in death by his son, Phillip Frazee; and his grandmother, Jane Donnelly, who raised him and he called her mom.
Arrangements are being handled by Ridgeway Funeral Home, 201 Dunlap St./PO box 788, Paris, TN 38242. Visitation will be Friday, May 14, 2021 from 11:00 am -1:00 pm at Ridgeway Funeral Home. His funeral service will be Friday May 14, 2021 at 1:00 pm in LeDon Chapel of Ridgeway Funeral Home with Brian Wimberley officiating.
Pallbearers will be Bub Steele, Chris Hopkins, Tucker Hopkins, Brandon Adair, Nate Chaffin, and Joseph Johnson.
Burial will follow in VanDyke Church of Christ Cemetery in Paris.