Donnie was born Aug. 7, 1951 in Clifton Forge, VA, to the late Lawrence Earl and Ruth Arlene Legg Adwell.
He was of the Baptist Faith and a general contractor. He loved to hunt, golf and farm.
Preceding Donnie in death were a sister, Cheryl Ervin and a brother, Michael Adwell.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Shirley Tolliver Adwell; daughters, Kimberly Adwell of Lewisburg and Missy Darnell (Joe) of Lewisburg; grandchildren, Andrew Wayne Boone, Joshua Lee Adwell, Cody Lykins and Ashleigh Darnell; great-granddaughters, Sara Jane Adwell and Lena Louise Boone; sisters, Sherian Means of Lewisburg, Patricia Ann Totten (Gordon) of Lewisburg, Donna Sue Price (Jimmy) of Caldwell and Elaine Christian (Raymond) of New Castle, VA; brother, William Earl “Buzzy” (Sheila) of Big Springs, WV; sister-in-law, Pam Adwell; brother-in-law, Joe Ervin; and several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Life for Donnie will be held on Friday, Apr. 29, from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg with Pastor Gary Dean officiating.
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.
Please send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com