2018-03-01 / Obituaries

Douglas “Doug” Carl Fails

Memorial services for Douglas “Doug” Fails, 46 of Austin and formerly of Lexington, were held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Pastor Jack Gilmore officiating.

Douglas Carl Fails was born on March 24, 1971 in El Paso, Texas to Michael Douglas Fails and Pamela June ( Bohl) Fails. He graduated from Lexington High School in 1989 and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi. Doug enlisted in the United States Navy and served in the Persian Gulf and Japan. He received his Honorable Discharge on September 28, 1993. Doug worked in the computer industry for several years and enjoyed hunting and spending time outdoors.

He was preceded in death by his father, Michael Fails.

Doug is survived by his mother, Pamela Fails of Lexington; his brother and sister-in-law, Bryan & Amanda Fails of Lexington; a half sister, Heather Fails of Austin; two sons, Andrew Fails and Payton Fails both of League City, as well as several aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends.

Memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

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