Douglas “Doug” L. Clouse of Seneca, Mo., died Monday, June 16, 2007, at his home in rural Joplin, Mo. He was 40.

Mr. Clouse ws born Dec. 13, 1966, in Joplin to Calvin Leon and Pamela Sue Clouse. He lived in the area all of his life.

He was a mechanic and a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Joplin.

He married Sandra Ferguson on Sept. 21, 1990, in Miami. She survives.

Additional survivors include two sons, Stephen Clouse and Brandon Clouse, both of Seneca; his parents, of Joplin; one brother, William Joe Clouse of Seneca; one sister, Mary Rutherford of Seneca, and two grandmothers, Alberta Castor of Carl Junction, Mo., and Juanita Scott of Seneca.

Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Forest Park Cemetery in Joplin with the Rev. Bob Wilke officiating.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home in Seneca.