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Douglas Alan Thompson

Douglas Alan Thompson, 58, of Orland, California departed this life on June 27, 2020. He was born on October 26, 1961 in Alton, Illinois and was the son of Jesse and Dora May (Houston) Thompson.

He is preceded in death by his father, Jesse Thompson and brother, Danny Thompson.

Survivors include his mother, Dora May (Houston) Thompson of Willard, MO; his two sons, Cody Thompson and wife, Lindsey of Springfield, MO and D.J. Thompson of Orland, CA; daughter Destiny Thompson of Orland, CA; step son, Ryan Tipia of Orland, CA; two grandchildren, Nathan Thompson and Ronan Anderson. Also surviving two aunts, Carol Sue Gore and husband, Vernon of Mountain View, MO and Wanda Taute of Butler, MO; niece Jessica Aust; and two nephews, Dylon and Ethan Thompson.

Douglas graduated Willard High School in 1979 and worked in his parent’s cabinet shop, before starting his own custom cabinet shop in California.  Douglas had a passion for horses, loved his dogs, and enjoyed working on cars. He was loved by all and will be greatly missed.