Douglas Brian Archer, 50, of Richfield, NC, passed away Monday February 11, 2019 at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. A memorial service will be 1PM Thursday February 14, 2019 in the Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care Chapel of Albemarle with Rev. Delane Burris officiating. Burial will take place at the Salisbury National Cemetery at a later date. The family will receive friends following the service in the chapel.
Douglas was born January 22, 1969 in Stanly County, NC and was the son of the late Robert Eugene Archer and Macie Mann Hinson. Mr. Archer graduated in 1987 from Albemarle High School and attended Stanly Community College. Douglas graduated from Pfeiffer University in 1995 with a degree in Criminal Justice. He worked for many years in the county club industry as an activities director and at Morrow Mountain State Park as an attendant. Douglas was of the Catholic Faith and was a Veteran of the US Army serving from 1987 until 1996.
Mr. Archer is survived by his Aunt and Uncle Lonnie and Patty Morton of Albemarle, NC; Aunt Lib Burleson of Albemarle, NC; brother Anthony “Tony” Archer of Albemarle, NC and stepfather Jim Hinson. He was also preceded in death by a sister Kathy Archer Lambert.
Memorials may be made to the Stanly County Humane Society, 2049 Badin Road, Albemarle, NC 28001.
Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care of Albemarle is serving the Archer Family.