Douglas Eugene Furr, 68, of Salisbury, passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017 at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center in Salisbury.
He was born on July 23, 1948 to the late Wilbur and Georgia Rowell Furr in Concord, NC. Douglas attended Winecoff High School in Concord, and worked as a carpenter and painter. Douglas enjoyed playing music with his friends, wood working and painting.
In addition to his parents, Douglas was preceded in death by Sister, Sylvia F. Webb
Douglas is survived by his Sister, Pat Watson and husband Bobby of Rockwell; Step-Daughter, Cynthia "Cindy" Diane Parham; Niece, Kathy J. Overcash and husband Terry of Kannapolis; and Aunt, Lavada Freeman of Charlotte.
Visitation will be held Sunday, January 15, 2017, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Powles Staton Funeral Home, Rockwell, NC.
Memorial services will be held on Sunday, January 15, 2017, 4:00 pm at the Powles Staton Funeral Home Chapel, Rockwell, NC, with Rev. Gary S Coble, officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorials in memory of Douglas may be made to Faithful Friends Animal Sanctuary 220 Grace Church Rd, Salisbury NC 28147.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the family of Douglas Furr. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.