Jesse James Donaldson, quick with a smile and a nod of his hat, was passionate about his cattle, family, and friends. He was born on Aug. 18, 1974, in Columbus, to Jim and Coleen (Fritzges) Donaldson. Jesse, 47, passed away unexpectedly from a brief illness on Aug. 27, 2021. Jesse was preceded in death by his father Jim Donaldson and grandparents Charles and Helen Donaldson of Albion, Roy and Kate Fritzges of St. Edward.
A Memorial Service honoring his life was held Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, at Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home in Enid, OK, with Reverend Tommy Donaldson officiating. The burial service will follow at Imo Cemetery.
A memorial scholarship in memory of Jesse for the Northwest District Junior Livestock Show has been established. Contributions may be mailed or delivered to Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home at 2800 N. Van Buren, Enid, OK 73703, or donations may be made to the Jenna Donaldson Educational Fund. Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home will be the custodian of the funds.
Condolences may be made, memories shared, and services viewed online at www.ladusauevans.com.
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