B.W. McDonald, 61, of Paintsville, Kentucky passed away on November 13, 2002 following an extended illness. He is survived by his wife, Sherry Lyon McDonald, five sons, and three daughters.

He was a highly successful businessman and coal operator. B.W. had a great love for and was an avid supporter of Tennessee Walking Horses. His wit and humor made him a favorite of many on the Kentucky show circuit. Over the years, he owned many quality walking horses including his half ownership of two world champion mares, Mark’s Ms. Senator and Haze’s Fashion Lady as well as the 1994, 15.2 and Under World Grand Champion, Pride’s Clutch.