Ola M. Douglas
DESLOGE – Ola Douglas, age 100, of Desloge, passed away July 22, 2021, at NHC Health Care in Desloge. He was born June 13, 1921, in Bonne Terre, to the late Vetal and Delphia (Long) Douglas. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Bonne Terre and the VFW Post 6883 in Bonne Terre. Ola was a WWII U.S Navy veteran and proudly served on the USS Pensacola.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife, Helen (Byington) Douglas; and one son, Donald R. Douglas; great-granddaughter, Ashlyn Douglas; several brothers and sisters.
Ola is survived by son, Ken Douglas and wife Teri; three grandchildren, Kyle (Erin) Douglas, Jason (Kara) Douglas and Allison (Alfred) Kennon; six great-grandchildren, Rosalyn, Lorayne, Sylvia, Sydney, Alexander and Tylor; daughter in-law, Laura Douglas; several nieces and nephews, also survive.
Visitation will be held at C.Z. Boyer and Son Funeral Home in Desloge, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m. with Rev. Randy Murphy officiating. Interment will follow at St. Francois Memorial Park in Bonne Terre. Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society. View obituary and share condolences online at www.czboyer.com.