Douglas Hugh Creech

Douglas Hugh Creech

Douglas Hugh Creech
March 18, 1941 – May 1, 2018

Douglas Hugh Creech, 77, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday. He was born in Durham County to the late Thelbert Ray & Mamie Wilder Creech. He was a farmer and avid rabbit hunter who loved going out with his beagles. He was a loving father, brother, grandfather & great grandfather who will often be thought of and cherished. He was preceded in death by a son, Daryl Dwayne Gupton & a brother, Joel MacRay.

He is survived by his son, Derick Douglas Creech (Susan) of Wendell, daughter, Wendy Pounds (Tommy), brother Randy Creech (Joyce), sister, Hedy Creech, grandchildren, Drake Creech, Chris Norris (Vickie), Brett Norris (Cat Hill) & Emily Pounds, great grandchildren, Connor, Peyton & Emmarie Norris

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Friendship Free Will Baptist Church FBO Maintenance Fund.

Memorial service 11 am, Saturday, Friendship Free Will Baptist Church, Middlesex.

Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell.


  • Worth & Gail (Hinton) Brown Posted May 3, 2018 6:17 pm

    Prayers to all the family.

  • Dale and Mary Williamson Posted May 5, 2018 11:41 am

    Sorry to hear of Doug’s passing. I have a lot of good memories of our family gatherings.Our prayers are with you all.

  • Beagles Posted May 10, 2024 11:36 pm

    What a beautiful tribute to a remarkable man. May he rest in peace and may his memory be a blessing to all who knew him. Sending love and prayers to the Creech family during this difficult time. – Ashley Fowler.

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