Douglas Qualls Obituary

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Douglas Qualls of Heavener, Oklahoma was born March 24, 1942 in Hodgen, Oklahoma to John and Catherine (Jones) Qualls and passed away June 8, 2018 in Fort Smith, Arkansas at the age of 76.


He is survived by:

His wife of 55 years:
Leona (Dedmon) Qualls of the home

One daughter:
Tammy Binz and husband Doug of Charleston, Arkansas

Two sons:
Johnny Qualls and wife Jamie of Heavener, Oklahoma
Kenneth Qualls and wife Jessica of Heavener, Oklahoma

12 grandchildren:
Josh Edwards and Wendi of Waldron, Arkanasas
Brittany and Scotty Clague of Wister, Oklahoma
Klayton and Sarah Qualls of Poteau, Oklahoma
Cheyanne Qualls of Wister, Oklahoma
Trace Qualls of Heavener, Oklahoma
Raylon Qualls of Heavener, Oklahoma
Easton Qualls of Heavener, Oklahoma
Amberlee Qualls of Heavener, Oklahoma
Faith Qualls of Heavener, Oklahoma
Justin Qualls of Howe, Oklahoma
Nick Qualls of Heavener, Oklahoma
Robert White of Heavener, Oklahoma

10 great-grandchildren

Numerous loved ones and a host of many friends


He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Dana Jean Sims.


Doug was life-long resident of the area, a member of the Hodgen First Baptist Church, and a 1961 graduate of Heavener High School.


He retired from U.S Motors as a Supervisor.


Doug was a veteran in the U.S. Army where he served his country during the Vietnam era. He loved spending time with his family and friends.


Doug was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. He will be deeply missed by many.


Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at the Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Mike Steelman officiating. Burial will follow in Reichert Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.


Pallbearers will be: Josh Edwards, Justin Qualls, Nick Qualls, Klayton Qualls, Robert White, and Scotty Clague.


Viewing will be from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Sunday; 8:00 a.m. until 8:30 p.m., Monday and 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., Tuesday. The family will visit with friends on Monday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.


To sign Mr. Qualls’ online guestbook please visit


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