2008-05-29 / Obituaries


Douglas Boyd Smyly Jr., 47, a resident of Brandon, Miss. and former resident of Jackson, died May 13, 2008 at the Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Miss.

The Jackson High School graduate was a veteran of Desert Storm. He was a member of Pinelake Baptist Church in Brandon and a former member of Crossgates Baptist Church. He was employed with the Federal Aviation Administration at the Jackson Mississippi Airport.

Survivors include his wife, Elise Smyly of Brandon; a son, Brian Paul Smyly of Brandon; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Boyd Smyly Sr. of Jackson; and brother, Stephen Smyly of Huntsville.

A memorial service was conducted at Pinelake Baptist Church, Reservoir Campus, May 17 directed by Baldwin Lee Funeral Home. A memorial plaque will be placed in the Grove Hill Mathews Cemetery.

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