Bernard "Turtle" Douglas, 73, of Clovis died Friday, May 18, 2012, at Clovis Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born Nov. 17, 1938, in Detroit.
He retired from the U.S. Air Force in 1978 at Cannon Air Force Base.
Survivors include his wife, Sharon Douglas; two sons, Bernard Douglas and Bernardo Douglas; and three daughters, Cheryl Douglas, Tiffany Forrest and Kimberly Wormington.
Services: 2 p.m. Friday at First Christian Church. Burial will follow at Texico Cemetery.
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune from May 23 to May 24, 2012.