Ted Lee Douglas
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Ted Lee Douglas
  • January 7, 1947 - October 10, 2017
  • Killeen, Texas

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Sargent First Class (RET) Ted Douglas, 70, passed away peacefully at Seton Medical Hospital on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. He is highly decorated Vietnam veteran and Bronze Star recipient with 26 years of service. SFC Douglas was born on January 7, 1947 in Clarksville, Tennessee to Roy Douglas and Alice Smith. SFC Douglas was a brave and loyal soldier, as well as a patient and loving husband and father. He was also very passionate about his grandson Coty's Special Olympics Team.

He married Velma Kay Ryder in Woodlawn, Tennessee on August 13, 1977.

He is preceded in death by his father, Roy Douglas and his mother Alice Smith.
He is survived by his Wife, Kay, Son, Martin and wife Jessica, Daughters; Delinda and husband Bob, Tina and husband Carl and Teresa, Grandchildren; Ashley, Coty, Tyler and Sophia, Sisters; Brenda, Priscilla, Martha Ruth, Melanie and Melissa, Brother, Jimmy.

A viewing will take place at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home on October 15 from 4-8 pm with the burial taking place on October 16 at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery at 9am.

In lieu of flowers, SFC Douglas' wife has asked that donations be made to the Tri County Tornadoes.
These can be sent to Tri County Tornadoes, 598 Lakeview Drive Killeen, TX 76542