Paul Ray Douglas, 87, former Clinton County, IN resident, passed away September 6, 2009 at the Riverview Hospital in Noblesville, IN. Born October 26, 1921 in Clinton County, IN to Ray H. and Lula E (Cue) Douglas. He married Annie L Knipp December 15, 1940 and she survives. Mr. Douglas worked for the Clinton County Farm Bureau Co-Op/Ag Max where he was manager of the Scircleville Elevator for forty years retiring in 1985. Mr. Douglas lived in Frankfort from 1921-1940, Scircleville from 1945-1991, and Tipton from 1991-2009. He was a graduate of Frankfort High School in 1939, and was a First Lieutenant in the US Army 40th Infantry Division serving in World War II from 1942-1945. Mr. Douglas was a member of the Scircleville Methodist Church, Beard Masonic Lodge where he was a sixty year member, the Scottish Rite in Indianapolis, and Farm Bureau.
Visitation and Services
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday September 13, 2009 at the Goodwin Funeral Home, Frankfort. Visitation 3-7 p.m. Saturday September 12, 2009 at the Goodwin Funeral Home, Frankfort. Burial will take place at the Geetingsville Cemetery.
Wife: Annie L. Douglas of Tipton, IN
Daughter: Pauletta (James) Simmons of Leesburg, IN
Daughter-in-law: Karen Douglas of Forest, IN
Sister: Shirley (Frank) Landsburg of Tempe, AZ
6 Grandchildren, 7 Great Grandchildren, and 2 Great Great Grandchildren
Preceded in death by his parents, son, Ray L Douglas (Feb. 2009), 6 sisters, and 1 brother.