Douglas Thomas Chappuis

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Funeral service for Douglas Thomas Chappuis, 70, of Dike will be held Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019 at 11 a.m. at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jim Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Nelta Cemetery with Ronny Price, Carter Chappuis, Santana Hernandez, Joe Manico, Kevin Inman and Dave Birtchet serving as pallbearers. Visitation was held 5-7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, 2019 at West Oaks Funeral Home.

Douglas passed away Friday, Aug. 2, 2019 at his residence.

He was born Dec. 20, 1948 in Homestead, Florida, the son of Edward R. Chappuis and Juanita Yarbrough Calhoun. He was a pipe welder and of the Baptist faith. Douglas married his wife Linda on Jan. 24, 1975 in Galveston, Texas, and she survives.

Other survivors include sons Kevin Chappuis, Doug Chappuis III and Johnny Chappuis; daughter Galinda Chappuis; brother Wayne Calhoun; grandchildren Ronny, Ashley, Carter, Naomi, Kevin and Colton; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Edward Chappuis Jr. and daughter Amy Carter.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation, www.diabetes.org/donate.

Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home. www.westoaksfuneralhome.com