Terry D. Douglas
Buckhead Ridge - Terry D. Douglas, 74, passed away peacefully January 9, 2021 due to complications of COVID 19.
Terry was born August 3, 1946 in Pensacola. He retired from his HVAC business in the early 2000s. He had been a resident of Okeechobee for the last 14 years. He was an active member of the Shriner's Hadji Temple in Pensacola. He was a member of Buckhead Ridge Baptist Church and was recently serving as Sunday School Director.
Terry loved his family and his granddogs, Xena and Brownie. He was an avid bass fisherman, loved helping others, dining out, and spending time with his many friends. Most recently he began traveling in his RV and enjoyed many adventures including a trip out West. His latest toy was a three-wheel trike motorcycle. Terry enjoyed life to the fullest and was always on the go.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Georgia Majors; father, David Douglas; brothers, Danny, Donald, and David; and sister, Norma.
He is survived by his son, David Douglas; granddaughter, Destiny Ann Douglas, both of Winter Haven, Florida; sisters, Nellie Watson Counsell, of Pace, Florida and Karen Fontaine (Mike), of Slidell, Louisiana; niece, Janet McArthur (Rick); nephews, Jim Watson (Pat) and Michael Fontaine; numerous additional nieces and nephews; and companion, Alice Ramsey.
He will be sadly missed by his family and many friends.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Those wishing to leave a message of condolence may sign the register book at, www.OkeechobeeFuneralHome.com
All arrangements are entrusted to the direction and care of the Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home, 400 North Parrott Avenue, Okeechobee, Florida, 34972.