Tony Lynn Douglas, Jr., 34, of Owensboro departed this life on Sunday, August 8, 2021.
Tony was born in Owensboro, Kentucky and was a member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church. He earned an associate degree from Owensboro Community Technical College and then began working for ATTC Manufacturing in Tell City, Indiana, before his passing. Tony enjoyed spending time with his children and would take them fishing and go carting. He also enjoyed collecting shoes and had an expansive closet of his favorite Jordans.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Cassie Mae Douglas, grandfather, Junior Paul Douglas, and grandmother, Gertrude Hopper. Left to celebrate and cherish his memory are his parents, Teresa (Roosevelt Thornton) Douglas and Tony (Amy) Douglas, Sr., his significant other, Katie Ernst, three children, Kazlyn, Kairo, and Cameron Douglas, eight siblings, Matthew Douglas, Jeremy Harris, Shavonica Hayes, Ava Raye Douglas, Noah Douglas, Chelsea Douglas, Brian Douglas, and Akiva Douglas, along with a host of aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, and cousins.
Visitation will be held at McFarland Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday August 12, 2021, between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m.
Celebration of life services for Tony Douglas, Jr. will be held at 11:00 a.m. at Mount Calvary Baptist Church on Friday August 13, 2021. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. at the church, prior to the service. Pastor André Bradley will be officiating. Tony Douglas, Jr. will be laid to rest at Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, near his beloved grandmother.