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Ronald Dean Douglas

Rogers, AR, 1931 - 2017

Ronald Dean Douglas, 86 of Rogers, Arkansas died on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at Circle of Life Hospice, Legacy Village, Bentonville, Arkansas. He was born on April 30, 1931, in Wichita, Kansas to Joseph and Francis (Gilbert) Douglas. He served in the United States Navy for 26 years. After his Naval service, he retired from Boeing Aircraft. Ron loved to fish, hunt and bowl. In fact, he bowled a 700 series before he bowled a 600 series. Ron loved being with his grandchildren, teaching them to fish and swim. He also enjoyed watching The Price is Right.
Ron was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Bret Douglas. He is survived by his wife, Shiela of 58 years; children, Ronald J. Douglas and Georgia Tackett; grandchildren, Joseph Douglas, Delia Goff, Leslie Tackett, Lacy Jo Cardwell, Taylor Douglas, Trey Douglas; great grandchildren, Jackson, Stephen, Isabella, Conner and Zaydyn.
Military Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at 1 p.m. in the Fayetteville V.A. National Cemetery, Fayetteville, Arkansas. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Ron's name to the Circle of Life Hospice, Legacy Village, 1201 NE Legacy Pkwy., Bentonville, Arkansas 72712. Arrangements are by Bella Vista Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. On-line condolences may be made at

Published August 8, 2017

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