Douglas Dies at age 69

69-year-old Gerald Houston Douglas died yesterday. The owner of Douglas Insurance Service in Laurens for many years, Gerald was perhaps better known for his love of music. He loved getting together with friends and “pickin.” He is survived by his wife and children.

Funeral services for Gerald Douglas of Laurens will be held at 2:00 Saturday afternoon at Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church, with burial following in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 at Kennedy Mortuary.