|Birth: ||Jan. 10, 1928|
|Death: ||May 17, 2008|
John Larry Douglas, husband of Dorothea Amelia Simms Douglas, retired banker and farmer and a lifelong resident of Cynthiana and Harrison County, died at his residence after a long illness. He was the son of the late William Duncan and Louise Toadvine Douglas. He was an active member of the Cynthiana First United Methodist Church, retired vice-president of the National Bank of Cynthiana, treasurer of the Harrison County Water Association and an avid horseback rider. He served his country for four years in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict.
Fifty-seven years ago he was united in marriage to Dorothea Simms Douglas, who survives, along with their two children, Cynthia Tod Douglas Rorer (Michael) of Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, and John Simms Douglas (Jocelyn) of Lexington, Kentucky. Other survivors include: a sister, Sue Evelyn Douglas Shirley (Allan) of Leesburg, Florida; two grandchildren, Mary Ella Rorer and John Duncan Douglas; a nephew, Michael Allan Shirley; and a niece, Lara Tod Deaton.
Services were conducted Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at the First United Methodist Church, Cynthiana, Kentucky. The Drake-Whaley-McCarty Funeral Home handled the funeral arrangements.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on May 19, 2008 (edited)
William Duncan Douglas (1896 - 1972)
Louise Toadvine Douglas (1898 - 1981)
Dorothea Amelia Simms Douglas (1930 - 2010)
Susan Anne Douglas (1967 - 1967)*
Battle Grove Cemetery
Plot: section P, lot 67
GPS (lat/lon): 38.38492, -84.28209
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Record added: Aug 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75189003
Larry was a long time friend and co-worker with my husband at National Bank of Cynthiana, as well as church member of the same church. You are missed.|
Sharon Benefiel Palmer
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