Donnie Harold Valentine

Donnie Harold Valentine, 75, of Quitman, passed away on September 11, 2018 at Meridian, MS.

He was born on February 26, 1943 to Harold and Virginia (Doggett) Valentine in Clarke County, MS.

He was one of the first Paramedics in Mississippi and Clarke County and served as manager of Clarke County Ambulance for many years.  He gave the opportunity to serve to many of the first responders that are still serving today.  He served in the U. S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

Donnie is survived by his sons, Chad Valentine and Kyle (Natali) Valentine; sister, Carolyn Barfield; grandchildren, Amy Valentine, Avery Valentine, A. J. Valentine, and Kole Morland; and longtime special friend, Mary Fagan.  

Visitation will be held Thursday, September 13, 2018, 5:30 pm at Wright's Funeral Home, Quitman, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 14, 2018, 11:00 am at the Wright's Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Dennis Coats, Rev. Dewayne Crane and Rev. Matthew Johnson officiating.

Burial will take place in the Enterprise Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Royce Wayne Haney, Ricky Kidd, Jim Kidd, Niel Little, Raymond Mitchell and Daryl Dedwylder.

In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the Cancer Center Benevolence fund at Anderson Regional Cancer Center or your favorite charity. Online condolences can be given at