STEPHENVILLE - Douglas Eugene Turley, 80, a retired builder, electrician, plumber and deacon for 55 years passed away on Sept. 19, 2007, at The Cardiac Center in Fort Worth.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at the First Baptist Church of Dublin. He will be laid to rest at Lower Greens Creek Cemetery with Bro. Dale Cartwright officiating. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at Stephenville Funeral Home.

Mr. Turley was born on Nov. 25, 1926, to A. G. and Bertha Turley, and married Alpha Hensley on Sept. 27, 1947. He loved playing 󈬚 with their 42 club.

He was preceded in death by his parents, A. G. and Bertha Turley, a baby sister, and a sister, Aundrenette Pair.

He is survived by his wife, Alpha of Stephenville; son, Mike Turley of Dublin; daughter, Donna Pack and husband Troy of Stephenville; grandchildren, Belinda Starnes and husband Keith of Dublin, Travis Turley and wife Christy of Dublin, Steven Lane and wife Melanie of Stephenville, and Kim Reed and husband Richard of Stephenville; great grandchildren, Justin, Brieanne, and Shaelyn Egdorf of Stephenville, and Tyler and Jaci Lane of Stephenville; brothers, Darwin Turley and wife Louise, Doye Turley and wife Bennie all of Stephenville, Curtis Turley and wife Dortha, Aundrew Turley and wife Johnnie all of Dublin.

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Published Sept. 21, 2007

Stephenville Empire-Tribune