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Heather Coleen Zavala

January 22, 1961 ~ November 15, 2020 (age 59)


Born January 22nd, 1961 in Manhattan Kansas.

Died Sunday, November 15th, 2020, Gainesville, Georgia

Heather was an amazing and loving person. She had an enormous heart and continually gave of herself to others. She was a loving wife and mother. She was a friend to many. She brought joy to those who knew her. Heather was fiercely protective and loyal to those she loved. Heather had a knack of bringing out the best in everyone she met. She was an avid reader of books and passed that love onto her daughter Isabella. While we mourn her loss, we celebrate the impact she has made on all of our lives.

Surviving her are husband Jose' Zavala and daughter Isabella Zavala. step-son Joey and wife Allyson, her father James D. MacFarlane and wife Barbara Jo, sister Amber MacFarlane Beatty, brother Sean MacFarlane and wife Angela, granddaughter Zoey, and nieces and nephews Wendy Beatty, Breanna Oliver, Alexandria Beatty, Nicholas Beatty, Zachary MacFarlane, Robert St. Clair, great nieces and nephews Elijah Beatty, Mattie Ingram and Hudson Handley

Condolences may be expressed at

Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, 150 Sawnee Drive, Cumming, GA 30040 (770) 886.9899




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