Donald James “Donny” Rawlins, Jr. age 73 of Clinton, passed away April 27, 2021 at Eagle Point Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 12:00 noon until the service time Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jeremiah Clark, Adam Kennedy, Terry Ziegler, Wesley Brandenburg and Cody McLaughlin. Honorary pallbearers will be Corbin Kennedy and Russ Stanley.
Donny was born in Clinton on June 10, 1947, the son of Donald J. and Louisa (Cave) Rawlins, Sr. He was employed for many years at Collis, Inc. Donny enjoyed spending time with his family, bowling, playing darts and pool, fishing, and horses. He was an avid baseball card collector and followed the Cubs.
Donny is survived by cousins: Russ and Dorothy Stanley of Clinton, Dotty and Terry Ziegler of Fulton, Jackie and Shawn Cullinan of Clinton, and many other cousins and extended family. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Evelyn. Online condolences may be left at