Charles Douglas “Doug” Dugger, 80, retired inspector for Heil-Quaker and resident of Lynnville, died Tuesday, September 26, 2023, at Maury Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 2:30 P.M. at Oakes & Nichols Funeral Home with Glen Alexander and Wayne Phillips officiating. Burial will follow in Friendship Cemetery with military honors provided by Herbert Griffin American Legion Post 19. The family will visit with friends Saturday from 5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. and Sunday from 1:30 P.M. until service time at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to Campbell Station Church of Christ, c/o Edward Kerr, 2940 Dodson Gap Road, Culleoka, TN 38451 or Friendship Cemetery, c/o Mike Jett, 2856 Culleoka Highway, Culleoka, TN 38451. Condolences may be extended online at www.oakesandnichols.com.
Born January 6, 1943, in Culleoka, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Henry Clay Dugger, Sr. and the late Janie McConnell Dugger. On April 18, 1969, he married Sandra Yvonne White Dugger who preceded him in death June 9, 2023. He was a 1961 graduate of Culleoka High School. He served in the United States Navy from 1964-1967 and was stationed in Cuba. Mr. Dugger enjoyed beef cattle farming, raising hogs, and was well-known for making country sausage that was enjoyed by many people within the community. He was a member of Campbell Station Church of Christ.
Survivors include his son, Casey (Jana) Dugger of Columbia; daughter, Teresa (Michael) Rohling of Nashville; grandchildren, Hayden Dugger, LeighAnne Dugger, John Rohling, Marley Rohling; sisters, Margaret Chapman of Lewisburg; Laquita Hobby of Mooresville; Darlene (Joe) Alexander of Lewisburg; Kathy (Michael) Richardson of Culleoka; sisters-in-law, Charlie Ann Dugger, Joyce Dugger, Donna Dugger; brother-in-law, Doug Tyree; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Virginia Tyree, Carolyn Andrews; and brothers, Henry Clay Dugger, Jr., William Dugger, Robert “Bob” Dugger, Donald Dugger, Sr., and Ronald Dugger.
Active pallbearers will be his nephews. Honorary pallbearers include members of Campbell Station Church of Christ.