James C. “Jim” Douglas, age 89, of Duncansville, died unexpectedly at home on Thursday morning, July 4, 2019. He was born July 7, 1929 in Canoe Creek, a son of the late William C. and Hannah M. (Norris) Douglas. He married Lu Ann Appleyard on March 31, 1978 in Toledo, Ohio.
Survived by his wife Lu Ann Douglas; a daughter Kim Mladenik of North Carolina; two sons: Troy Douglas of Altoona and Christopher “Henry” Heckler of Georgia; three grandchildren: Taylor, Collin and Milo; two great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Anna Mary May of Washington and Elizabeth Boettcher of Colorado.
He was preceded in death by a daughter Rhonda Douglas; a son Jimmy Douglas; a sister Almeda Miller; and two brothers: Billy and Daniel Douglas.
Jim retired as a truck driver for Central Transport. He was a member of Canoe Creek Brethren in Christ Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, spending time with the grandchildren, and being outdoors at the family cabin in Canoe Creek.
At Jim’s request, there will be no viewing or services.
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