DOUGLAS, Jean H., age 97, of North Canton, passed away June 2, 2013. She was born December 19, 1915, in Smithfield, Ohio, daughter to the late William and Myra (Carr) Henderson, graduate of Smithfield High School and Ohio University, Athens, Ohio.
Jean was a member of Zion United Church of Christ in North Canton, Unionport No. 360 Ohio Eastern Star and the Canton Chapter Daughter of American Revolution. She was a loved and respected teacher having worked for North Canton Schools and Jefferson Union High School in Richmond, Ohio.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, J. Kenneth Douglas and sister, Sarah Degenkolb.
Jean is survived by her daughter, Myra Kay Douglas and grandson, Conor D. Bennett and Caroline and great-grandson, Marlow Bennett.
Funeral service will be conducted Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel, 801 Pittsburg Ave. NW with Rev. Gary Smith officiating. Interment will be in Ft. Steuben Burial Estates in Wintersville, Ohio. Calling hours will be held one half hour prior to the service from 10:30 to 11 a.m.