DOUGLAS BUCKNER, age 76 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Friday, Feb. 28, 2020, in Life Care of Athens, Tenn. He was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, a son of the late Lester and Joy Lee Riggs Buckner and preceded in death by a son: Stacey Buckner. He was a Graduate of McMinn County High School and was a delivery driver for United Parcel Service for 33 years. He was of the Baptist Faith and attended Fairview Baptist Church.
Funeral services will 7:00 P.M. Monday, March 2, 2020 in the Chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Dr. Jack Scallion officiating.
Interment will be 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 3, 2020 in McMinn Memory Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 4-7 Monday in the funeral home.
In memory of Doug, contributions may be made to Pat Summitt Foundation.
Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Douglas-Buckner.
Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tn. in charge of arrangements.