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Douglas Edmond Casey

Douglas Edmond Casey, 91, of Dover, passed away, Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Legacy Heights Nursing Home. He was born August 14, 1926, in Magic Springs, AR to Charlie Lee and Dollie Blair Casey. He was preceded in death by his parents; son-in-law, Danny Keith Roberts; several brothers and sisters. He is survived by his loving wife, of 75 years, Rosie Harris Casey; 5 children, Douglas Casey & wife Delena, Sue Roberts, Robert Casey & wife Darla, Chuck Casey & wife Laurie, Jack Casey & wife Cathy all of Dover; 10 grandchildren, Travis Casey, Todd Casey, Keith Roberts, Scott Roberts, Sarah Casey, Laura Stadler, Brandon Casey, Amanda LaRue, Christi Schultz, Evan Casey; numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; two brothers and one sister, Charles Casey, Little Rock, Tommy Casey, Little Rock, Mary Jo Griffin, Snowball. Douglas joined the military in 1944 in the US Army. He proudly served his Country for 20 years. He faught with the 40th Infantry Division WW2, then Korea, Japan, Taiwan, France, Vietnam before retiring from Ft. Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX. He opened a TV and CB Repair shop in Dover. Douglas was called to teach by the Lord in 1985. He taught several years at Lee’s Chapel Assembly of God, Round Rock, Moreland Assembly of God, River of Life church. Visitation will be 5-7pm, Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at Russellville Family Funeral Chapel. Funeral service will be 10am Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Russellville Family Funeral Chapel, with Rev. Mike Chisum officiating. Burial will be in Phoenix Cemetery, Buck Mountain under the direction of Russellville Family Funeral. Active Pallbearers will be Travis Casey, Todd Casey, Joshua Casey, Evan Casey, Keith Roberts, Scott Roberts. Honorary Pallbearers will be Charles Dufford, John Thomas Casey, R. Dale Tennison, Roy Smith, and his grandchildren. Obituary and on-line guestbook are available at www.russellvillefamilyfuneral.com.


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Guestbook

Bro Casey was a great man of God and he fought a great fight of faith and now he is healed completely and he stayed faithful to the end He was a man that you could follow. So proud to have known him and his family

James and Chyrel Feltner May 25 2018 12:00 AM

On behave of my mother, (his sister) Corine Payne, our thoughts are with his family on this sad occasion. My mother loved him dearly. I never knew my uncle well but the few times I was lucky enough to visit with him and aunt Rosie were loving and unforgettable. He will always remain close in my heart.

V. Ann Payne May 22 2018 12:00 AM

Uncle Doug, I will miss you.

John Casey, Jnr. May 21 2018 12:00 AM

we were sorry to here about the loss of mister Casey, he was a very good man. our thoughts goes to the family

rocky and pam lewis May 21 2018 12:00 AM

We loved Uncle Douglas love for the Lord. He always was smiling.

Angela and Alan Greenhaw May 21 2018 12:00 AM

My brother will be missed. I remember he loved to go fishing.

Robbie Raver May 21 2018 12:00 AM

My condolences to all your family. May happy memories lessen your sorrow.

Patricia Riviere-Mitchell May 21 2018 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you. I loved hearing him teach about the bible. Bro. Casey will be missed.

Evelyn McVay May 21 2018 12:00 AM

We were not related by blood although we carry the same last name but we were definitely related in spirit. Wonderful man of God. We don't know all his children but we know Robert and Jack. And they raised some good men. Sorry for your loss. Prayers for all.

Bill and Linda Casey May 21 2018 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you all

Judy Griffis May 21 2018 12:00 AM

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