William "Donnie" Andrews Sr., 57

AUG. 2, 1955-JAN. 10, 2013

January 11, 2013

William D. "Donnie" Andrews Sr., 57, of 30 E. Church St. in Williamsport, Md., passed peacefully Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, with his family by his side at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown, Md.

Born Aug. 2, 1955, in Olney, Md., he was the son of the late Wilbur Louis Andrews and Bessie Maire Phillips Andrews.

He was employed by Baltimore Street Station.

Donnie loved spending time in his garage and with his grandchildren.

He is survived by his loving wife of 10 years, Cora Michelle Whittington Andrews of Williamsport; five daughters, Lisa Andrews, Crystal Andrews, Jessica Jenkins, Kimberly Jenkins and Tiffany Jenkins; six sons, William D. Andrews Jr., Kenneth Andrews, Jason Andrews, Justin Edwards, Daniel Sexton and David Sexton; one sister, Carol Spencer; two brothers, Wilburt Andrews and Robert Andrews; 21 grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a son, Christopher Lee Andrews; and a brother, Kenneth Andrews.

Services will be Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home Inc., 13607 National Pike, Clear Spring, Md. The Rev. James Swecker will officiate. Burial will be in Parkhead Cemetery, Big Pool.

The family will receive friends Monday one hour before the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Lung Association, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home Inc., Clear Spring.

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