Doug L. Woolis
March 9, 1959  -  March 16, 2009

Doug L. Woolis

Sunset Memorial Funeral Home
6801 E. Business 20
Odessa, TX  79762
Thursday, March 19, 2009
68 PM
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Funeral Service
Cumberland Presbyterian Church
1415 N. Grandview
Odessa, TX  79761
Friday, March 20, 2009
10:00 AM
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Sunset Memorial Gardens
6801 E. Business 20
Odessa, TX  79762
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Doug Woolis

ODESSA- Funeral services for Doug L. Woolis, 50 of Odessa, will be held at 10 am on Friday, March 20, at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Llanette Fore officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 pm on Thursday, March 19, at the funeral home.

Mr. Woolis passed away on Monday, March 16, 2009, at Odessa Medical Center with loved ones by his side.

Douglas Lynn Woolis was born on March 9, 1959, in Fort Riley Kansas to George Franklin Woolis and Emily Tena Henderson. He was raised in Midland and attended school in Midland and Odessa. On June 16, 1979, he married the love of his life, Judy Gibson, and together they made their home in Odessa.

Doug had worked for D R Engine Service and Supply as an Industrial Mechanic since August of 1979. He loved hunting and fishing and enjoyed tinkering with cars in his spare time. Doug was always loyal to his family, employer and friends. Those around him knew him as a generous, soft spoken, hard to anger kind of guy that always put the needs of others, before his own. We were truly blessed to have known and loved him, and though he may be gone from our midst, he will live on in our hearts forever.

He is survived by his wife Judy Woolis, of Odessa; two sons, Jason Woolis and Lucus Woolis, both of Odessa; his mother, Emily Tena Henderson and husband Otis, of Odessa; two sisters, Tena Elder and husband Michael of Panhandle Texas and Thersa Woolis and Mike Harrod of Midland; brother, William Chambers of Concord California; one grandson, Lane Austin Woolis of Odessa; Marshall R. Woolis of Midland and numerous other family members.

He was preceded in death by his father, George Woolis.


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  1. Sonja Pierson
    Denison, TX

    I am so sorry to hear about Doug. Please know my thoughts are with each and everyone of you. God Bless.

  2. Christi Ernst
    Southlake, TX

    Judy, Jason, Lucas
    I am so sorry to hear about Doug.
    I hope you can feel the hug I am sending you right now....
    My Dad is so sad as we all are for you....

  3. patricia williams
    odessa, TX

    sorry for your loss. thinking of you

  4. Amber
    odessa, TX

    judy, i love you, amd im praying for you and your family, my prayers are with yall

  5. brenda, joshua williams
    odessa, TX

    our prayers are with you

  6. Doyle and Leslie Covington
    Odessa, TX

    I know it has been along time since we have seen either of you, just know you and your family are in our prayers.

  7. Jeremy Dominguez
    Odessa, TX

    Im sorry for your loss.
    God bless

  8. Frank Sue Chambers
    millersview, TX

    Our family is so sorry for your loss of Doug
    He was a good guy will be missed
    Our prayers are with your whole family
    With our love
    The Chambers Family

  9. Cricket Brandon
    Brenham, TX

    Dearest Judy, Lucas, Jason,
    We are so very sorry for your loss. Doug was a wonderful
    man, hudband, and father. Your pain is so great at this time.
    I pray that God will give you strenght. That you will always
    remember the love and the joy that you to have shared over the
    years. We love you and will be praying for you.
    Cricket Brandon

  10. Sandra Hunt
    Odessa, TX

    Hey I will miss you and your smiles as you walk through Home Depot. Judy my prayers are with you and know you have a FRIEND in me ok Take care and im prayin for you


  11. Tina Bostic
    Odessa, TX

    I am so sorry for your loss. You are all in my prayers. God Bless You.

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