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Douglas Eugene Nursery Obituary

Douglas Eugene Nursery age 74, of Mena, Arkansas, died, Wednesday, June 8, 2022 in Little Rock, Arkansas. He was born on Thursday, October 23, 1947 to Clinton Howard Nursery and Beatrice Louise (Gibson) Nursery in Tulare, California.

 

Douglas was a man of faith and was a long time member of the Board Camp Assembly of God Church. He proudly served in the United States Army before making his living as a flooring contractor. Douglas worked at various locations installing flooring including Wal-Mart and Holiday Inn. He liked to listen to bluegrass and gospel music. Douglas was a proud father and grandfather and enjoyed every chance he was able to spend with his family. He especially enjoyed getting a kick out of the reactions from his grandchildren when he would tell them he liked to dinosaur hunt. Douglas was an avid outdoorsman. He loved to hunt, fish, and ride horses on occasion. Douglas collected a variety of knives and guns and was quite proud of his collection.

 

Douglas was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend and will be missed by all who knew him.

 

Douglas is preceded in death by his loving companion Joann Dilbeck Cauley, his parents; one brother, Wayne Nursery; and one sister, Midge Metto.

 

Douglas is survived by one son and daughter in law, Chris Nursery and wife Michelle of Strathmore, California; two daughters and one son in law, Kelly Nursery of Exter, California and Julie Dickerson and husband Terry of Amity, Arkansas; one brother, Harold Nursery of Mena, Arkansas; eight grandchildren, Nicholas Dickerson, Jake Dickerson, Candace Standridge, Madison Hardage, Alora Dannon Standridge Winters, Autumn Nursery, Marlaina Nursery, and Darin Nursery; nine great grandchildren and one on the way; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

 

Graveside services will be Friday, June 10, 2022, at 2:00 P.M. at the Pinecrest Memorial Park Cemetery with Brother Tim Rose officiating.

 

Visitation will be Thursday evening from 6-8 P.M. at Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena. Arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.

 

Pallbearers will be Chris Nursery, Darin Nursery, Nick Dickerson, Jake Dickerson, Terry Dickerson and David Johnson. Honorary Pallbearer will be Wayne McMillan.

 

Online Guestbook: www.bowserffh.com.

 

Click this link to view additional details about Douglas's Services, including any available live streams: https://my.gather.app/remember/douglas-nursery.

 

6-9-22 5:42 p.m. KAWX.ORG