Harold Lee Douglas was born on January 10, 1957 in Wilmar, AR to the late James and Patricia Douglas. He departed this life on Monday, March 14, 2022 at Bradley County Medical Center in Warren, AR.
He attended school in San Francisco, CA, but later moved to Wilmar where he graduated in 1975. Shortly after graduation, Harold joined the United States Army and proudly served for 4 years in active duty. A few years after his enlistment was complete, Harold moved back to Wilmar to be closer to his mother and family. He began working with his
late Uncle Leo Jackson, and proudly made an honest living in the world of carpentry. Besides working with his hands, Harold enjoyed fishing, taking long walks, collecting, and playing with his nieces, nephews, great nieces/nephews, and his great- great nephew. He also enjoyed cooking, hanging with the “boys,” and being contrary and arguing with his baby sister, Ann. Harold was very helpful to anyone in the community and played an active role in the care of his mother, Johnnie Mae. He was proceeded in death by his father, Rev. James Douglas,
maternal grandparents, Willie and Clara Carr and Jim Jackson, and his paternal grandparents, Willie Douglas and Lee Douglas Jefferson.
He leaves to cherish his memory: his mother, Patricia “Johnnie Mae” Douglas of Wilmar, AR, 1 brother: Clark Douglas of L.os Angeles, CA, 3 sisters: Selesstine Winston (late Russell Winston) of Wilmar, AR, Katherine Hill of Castro Valley, CA, and Barbara (Clifford) Webb of Wilmar, AR, his “buddy,” Aunt Charlie Mae Jackson, and “bonus sister,” Willie Mae Miller both of Wilmar, AR. Harold also leaves behind a host of aunts/uncles, nieces/nephews, extended family, and friends. He was truly loved by many and will definitely be missed by all. Take
your rest in the presence of the Lord Harold Lee Douglas.
Graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, March 19, 2022 at the Wilmar Cemetery in Wilmar, AR.
Burial will follow in the Wilmar Cemetery under the direction of Mitchell Memorial Funeral Service of Crossett, AR.
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