Obituary for Robert "Bobby" Douglas Sr.
Robert “Bobby” Edward Douglas, Sr., 83, of Callao, passed away Monday, January 15, 2018.
He leaves behind his wife of 63 years, Annie Gray Douglas; son, Eddie Douglas (Sonya); daughter, Angie Douglas (Chris); grandsons, Ronald Douglas (Dawn) and Chris Douglas (Shannon); granddaughter, Sara Morse (Matt); great-grandchildren, Ryan, Ryleigh, Brodey, Kolbey, and Shane; and a sister, Emma Geraldine Douglas Overstreet (Charlie). He also leaves behind his furbabies Toby and Lucky, which he adored.
He is preceded in death by a son, Ronald Wray Douglas; his father and mother, Beale Fairfax Douglas and Addie Jones Douglas; a sister, Doris Douglas Vanlandingham Purcell; and a brother, William Beale Douglas.
Bobby was a retired employee of Verizon and a member of Bethany Baptist Church. He was also a Veteran of the United States Army. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, wood working and his family.
Bobby will be greatly missed by all…until we meet again.
A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Bethany Baptist Church with interment following in the church cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6 pm to 8 pm on Friday, January 19, 2018 at Welch Funeral Home-Marks Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Callao Volunteer Fire Department at PO Box 39, Callao, VA 22435, Callao Volunteer Rescue Squad at PO Box 82, Callao, VA 22435 or Bethany Baptist Church, PO Box 641, Callao, VA 22435 in his memory.