He was born November 25, 1922 in Roadsdale, Ohio, the son of the late William Douglas and Clementine Smith Douglas.
He was retired from Weirton Steel Blast Furnace; an Army Veteran of World War II, where served as an air force engineer; a member of Wellsburg Moose; and the VFW; Past President of the Northern Panhandle Bowmans Club; and an avid hunter.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Pottersnyk Douglas, who passed August 31, 2007; three brothers, Harold Douglas, William Douglas and James Douglas; three sisters, Dora Bowman, Lenora Craft and Melba Alexander; and one grandchild, Lerra Douglas, who passed in 2005.
Survived by two sons, George Larry Douglas and his wife, Debbie, of Wellsburg and Samuel K. Douglas of Wellsburg; one daughter, Margaret Ann Walker of Steubenville, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Lorrie, Loretta, Sean, Michael, Jamie, Natasha and Nathan; and three great-grandchildren, Jessica, William, Michael; and also several nieces and nephews.
Visitation on Sunday, September 30, 2007 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles Street Wellsburg, where service will be held on Monday October 1, 2007 at 2 p.m.with Pastor Joy Leasure, Wellsburg Community of Christ Church, officiating.
Interment in St. Johns Cemetery, Colliers.
Full military graveside service with the Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad.
There will be a Wellsburg Moose Lodge Service at the funeral home 7 p.m. on Sunday.