Charles Samuel Dougan, formerly of Mexia, passed away on March 1, 2022 in Bonham, Texas at the age of 91. A graveside service will be held at 9:30, Friday, March 4, 2022 in the Tehuacana Cemetery.
Charles was born on February 8, 1931 in Emmet, Arkansas to Luther Franklin and Artie Ester (Weaver) Dougan. He married his lifelong partner, Bobbie Nell Crow on September 23, 1950 in Mexia, Texas. They were happily married for over 67 years at the time of her death on July 2, 2018. Charles entered the US Air Force on March 12, 1953 and proudly served his country for 10 years.
Charles and Bobbie lived for many years in Houston, Texas. After they retired, they moved to Mexia where they made their home for 30 years. Charles’ life revolved around Bobbie; his love for her was very evident as her needs always came first. During their life together, they enjoyed traveling, fishing, and eating at the Farm House in Mexia.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, “Pa” Dougan; parents, Luther and Artie Dougan; wife, Bobbie Dougan; brother, F. A. Dougan; and sisters-in-laws, Pat Howell and LaVerne Hard.
Charles is survived by his brother-in-law, Malley “Pete” Howell of Heber Springs, Arkansas; and nephew, Woody Dougan..