Samuel Franklin DouglasCATAWBA - Mr. Samuel Frankin Douglas, 89, of 805 Rowells Road, Catawba, S.C., passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014, at Hospice & Community Care in Rock Hill, S.C. The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at Bethel United Methodist Church in Catawba, S.C., with the Rev. Ronnie Jeffcoat officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Born in Chester County on April 24, 1925, he was the son of the late John Henry Douglas and Eliza Jordan Douglas. He was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church, attended public schools of Chester County and was a World War II
Navy veteran. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Crawford Douglas; daughter, Sharon Eliza Douglas; and brothers and sisters. Survivors are one son, Henry J. Douglas; grandson, Justin Douglas; brother-in-law, Oren (Doretha) Crawford; two sisters-in-law, Effie J. Cherry and Amos Lucy Crawford; and nieces, nephews and cousins. Viewing will be 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at King's Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery Street, Chester, S.C. The family will receive friends at the home.