Douglas W. Flett, age 91, of Jacksonville, FL, passed away May 15, 2012, at the Southpoint Nursing Home.
He was born in Elgin, Scotland, to the late Douglas George and Lillian Posse Flett. After immigrating to the U.S., he lived in Baltimore, MD, where he was employed by the Bethlehem Steel Shipyard.
He was an ordained Deacon for over 60 years and was a member of the Masonic Order.
Survivors include: daughters, Linda Carol Wroten and Elaine Elizabeth Flett-Perez; grandchildren, Frank, Scott and Dawn Williams, Edward and John Perez; great grandchildren, Jacob, Luke, Chase and Ryleigh Williams; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by: his wife, Laura Elizabeth Garland; brother, Ronald Flett; sister, Mildred Hudson.
Funeral services will be held Monday, May 21, 2012, at 3:00 PM in the Chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home in Bakersville, NC.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. G.B. Garland will be officiating the service.
Interment will follow in the Garland Cemetery on Bad Creek Road.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: Bad Creek Cemetery Fund, ℅ Hazel Yelton, 9144 N Hwy 226, Bakersville, NC 28705; or the Alzheimer’s Association, Western North Carolina Chapter, 31 College Place, Suite 105A, Asheville, NC 28801.
Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Flett family.