Obituaries

Kirk Lee Douglass 1956 - 2009

Funeral service for Kirk Lee Douglass, 53, DeSoto, will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Private burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mr. Douglass died Thursday, October 22, 2009, at the Hillside Village of DeSoto.
Kirk was born February 15, 1956, in Chicago, the son of Lee Seymour and Shirley Marguerite Gerry Douglass. He moved to Lawrence in 1958 and was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Lawrence. For 17 years, he worked as a production operator for Cottonwood Inc.
Survivors include his father, Lee Douglass of Eudora, three brothers; Toby, Gardner, Stephen, Houston, and Nathan, El Paso, Texas; three sisters, Debbie Adhikary, Katmandu, Nepal, Sarah Albright, Fort Worth, Texas, and Rachel Hunt, Shawnee. He was preceded in death by his mother, Shirley M. Douglass, and a brother, John Mark Douglass.
Memorials may be made in the name of Kirk Lee Douglass in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to www.rumsey-yost.com.