Woody Larry Douglas IV, 69, of Battle Creek, MI, passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Bronson Battle Creek. He was born May 31, 1951 in Poughkeepsie, NY the son of Woody Larry Douglas III and Grace Ann (Jackson).
He graduated from Beacon High School in 1969 and married Nancy L. Benfield in 1982. Woody spent his working career as an electrician; first for the railroad and then for many years at General Motors. His greatest passion was spending time with his family. He always had a desire to continue learning and loved history. He also enjoyed sports especially the Detroit Lions and listening to all types of music. Woody was also a connoisseur of hats and loved his collection.
He is survived by wife: Nancy L. Douglas; son: Woody (Nicole) Douglas V: daughter: Kristin Loren Douglas. Woody also leaves behind two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father: Woody Larry Douglas III: his mother: Grace Ann Douglas; his brother Lloyd Douglas; his sister Roxann Douglas; and his Uncle Arthur Jackson.
Cremation has taken place and the family will plan services at a later date.
Memorial tributes may be made to National Diabetes Association and DaVita Battle Creek Dialysis
Arrangements by the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service, a member by invitation Selected Independent Funeral Homes. (269)965-5145 www.bachmanhebble.com