Obituary: Douglas James Van Orden III

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Douglas James "Doug" Van Orden III, 16, died Thursday, June 25, 2009, at Horton Park as a result of drowning.

Mr. Van Orden was a native of Marshall County. He was a sophomore at Marshall County High School and attended the LifeSong Church.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Joann Van Orden.

He is survived by his parents, Douglas James Van Orden Jr. and April Lynn Whitehead Van Orden; brother, Robert Lee Van Orden; maternal grandparents, Bobbie Lee Whitehead and Norma Whitehead; and his paternal grandfather, Douglas Van Orden Sr.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, June 29, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in the Whorley Cemetery.