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Patricia Stegall Douglas

November 20, 1935 - June 12, 2013

Patricia Stegall Douglas, 77, of Mooresville, formerly of Durham, NC, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, Mooresville. Born on November 20, 1935, in Durham, NC, she was a daughter of the late Howard McKinley Stegall and Daisy Thomas Stegall. Mrs. Douglas was a 1954 graduate of Durham High School. She was a homemaker, devoted wife, mother and daughter providing loving and nurturing care throughout her life. Mrs. Douglas was a member of Vanderburg United Methodist Church, Mooresville, and former member of Cresset Baptist Church, Durham. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Winston Douglas. She is survived by her sons, Michael Gregory Whitfield, Sr. and wife, Leigh Lowder Whitfield, of Mooresville, and Bradley Winston Douglas and Megumi Watanabe, of Tokyo, Japan; step-children, Michael Ray Douglas and wife, Donna, of Durham, and Susan Douglas Ferguson and husband, Todd, of Greensboro; grandchildren, Michael Gregory Whitfield, Jr., Richard Lowder Whitfield and Caroline Ferguson; sister, Barbara Stegall Hall, of Durham; and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Vanderburg United Methodist Church, Mooresville, with Rev. Susan German officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. A graveside service will be held at 4 PM on Saturday at Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery, Chapel Hill. Memorials may be made to Vanderburg United Methodist Church Lowder Scholarship Fund, 1809 Charlotte Hwy, Mooresville, NC 28115. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the family of Mrs. Douglas. Condolences may be made to the Douglas family at www.cavin-cook.com.