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Millikin University > Alumni & Friends > Stay Connected > Millikin Quarterly > Memorials > Posts > Lukey, Douglas '53

Clarion Ledger (Jackson, Miss.)

Douglas (Doug) Roy Lukey,age 80, passed away July 21,2011, at Hospice Ministries. Doug was born in Decatur, Illinois on January 21,1931 to Albert and Margaret Hastie Lukey.

He studied two years at Millikin University and served two years in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. He graduated with honors from Indiana University. He was a member of Signa Alpha Epsilon Fraternity.

He retired from Farley Industries (Statesville, North Carolina) in 1986 moved to Mississippi in 1998. He was a volunteer as a Mediator, delivered meals on wheels and volunteered at local exhibits in Jackson. Doug was an avid golfer scoring six holes-in-one.

Doug is survived by wife Mayme Rees Lukey for 45 years, his brother-in-law Jim Raupp (Thelma) of Decatur, Illinois and three nephews, Greg Raupp, Jay Raupp and Brain Raupp and two nieces.Carol Raupp and Nancy Raupp Verive.

He is preceded in death by his mother and father and his loving sister Sandra Raupp.

Doug Requested his body be donated for research and education.

In lieu of flowers make donations to Hospice Ministries, 450 Town Center Blvd, Ridgeland, MS 39157.

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