Princeton Daily Clarion Newspaper Monday, November 21, 1983


William Paul Douglas, 80, of Evansville, died at 5:20 p.m. Sunday, November 20, 1983, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville.


He was born Aug. 27, 1903 in Owensville. Douglas retired from International Harvester in 1955.


Surviving is his wife of 58 years, Ruth (Woods) Douglas of Evansville; and one daughter, Mrs. Anna Lourie Waters of Memphis, Tenn.; one son, Charles Paul Douglas, Tennyson, Ind.; two sisters, Mrs. Lucille Martin of Fort Branch and Miss Nell Douglas of Evansville; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.


Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Holder’s Funeral Home, 319 S. Main St., Owensville, with the Rev. Jarmon Perkins.


Burial will be in the Blythe Chapel Cemetery.


Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.