The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


October 29, 2013

Gladys Douglas

Memorial services for Gladys Douglas, 70, of Palestine were at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 at Family of Faith Church in Elkhart with Pastor Clayton Douglas and Tommy Richardson officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Bailey & Foster.

Mrs. Douglas died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Palestine Regional Medical Center.

She was born Feb. 8, 1943 in Anderson County to Liga Burton Wilbanks and Lucille Arthurs Wilbanks.

Mrs. Douglas was retired as a restaurant manager.

Mrs. Douglas was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Joel Loyd Douglas; sister, Shirley Wilbanks; and a brother, Hylas Wilbanks.

She is survived by her daughters, Diane Cretsinger and husband Marlin of Palestine, Tammy Matthews and husband John Mark of Odessa, and Jackie Kerr and husband John Farrell of Saginaw; son, Dale Douglas of Hurst; sisters, Virginia Davis and husband Charles of Tulia, and Pat Curry of Palestine; brother, Glenn Wilbanks; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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