On Sunday, December 27, 2020, Susan MacDonald Ernst, widow of Ronald G. Ernst, deceased.
She was born April 12, 1945, in Cleveland Ohio to James and Gladys (Brown) MacDonald. Susan married Ronald Ernst on July 7, 1964. She treasured being a member of First Baptist of the Islands, Wilmington Island GA. Susan was an avid quilter, making many for battered women’s shelters in NC and GA as well as Ronald McDonald houses. Susan loved to play golf. In the past, she loved off road mud racing with her husband. She was known for her interest in engaging people she met in conversation, especially about God and inviting them to her beloved church. She had little but loved giving to others. She could be seen riding her scooter chair around Wilmington Island.
Susan was preceded in death by her father, James, and her mother, Gladys; and her beloved husband, Ron. She is survived by her sister, Sharon Bowen, and 2 nephews as well as cousins.
The Memorial Service will be held at First Baptist of the Islands in the Spring when conditions are safer for in person service. Donations are suggested to First Baptist Church of the Islands, 6613 Johnny Mercer Blvd., Savannah GA 31410 in her memory.Print This Obituary & Condolences