March 13, 2009
WEST POINT — Squire Brooks Douglas, 65, died March 8, 2009, at North Mississippi Medical Center–West Point. Services are Saturday at 3 p.m. at Mt. Pisgah MB Church in West Point with the Rev. Bobby Bowen officiating. Burial will follow at Lee Cemetery in West Point. Visitation is today from 3-6 p.m. at Carter’s Mortuary Services Chapel in West Point. Mr. Douglas was born April 24, 1943. He was preceded in death by his wife, Diane Patricia Douglas; father, Joe Douglas Jr.; daughter, TyQuesha Douglas; son, Patrick Douglas; and brother, Herman Douglas. He is survived by his mother, Katie Douglas of West Point; sons, Terrell Douglas of Belle Glade, Fla., Squire Brooks Douglas Jr. of Fredrick, Md., Tavon Douglas of Fort Wayne, Ind., and Jarmaine Douglas of Davenport, Iowa; daughters, Dianet Patricia Hawkins of Starkville and Delounder Joyce of Tupelo; brothers, Henry Lewis Douglas of West Point, and Earlie B. Aaron Douglas and Ernest George Douglas, both of Fort Wayne; sisters, Birtyce Cooperwood and Phyllis Douglas, both of West Point, and Edna Ellis, Jo Lee and Katie Bailey, all of Fort Wayne; and 14 grandchildren.