Douglas "Doug" Rud

June 11, 1959March 31, 2018

Douglas “Doug” Rud

Sylvania – Douglas “Doug” Rud, age 58, passed away on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, GA. He was born at Landstuhl Air Force Base in Germany to the late Arthur, Sr. & Doris Hodges Rud. He worked as an electrician and plumber and was of Baptist faith. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle and playing cards, was a skilled carpenter and a hard worker. He was preceded in death by his Parents; Wife: Darlene Campbell Rud.

Survivors: Son and his Fiancé’: Douglas James “D.J.” & Sarabeth Rud of Newington, GA; Step-Daughter and Son-In-Law: Tiffany & Jay Derriso of Sylvania; Sisters and Brothers-In-Law: Beverly Youmans & Foy Ballance of Brooklet, GA and Dawn R. & Daniel Lambert of Springfield, GA; Brother and Sister-In-Law: Arthur, Jr. “Pudge” & Gail Rud of Guyton, GA; Grandchildren: Cole Derriso, Carla Derriso and Carmen Derriso; Step-Grandchildren: Woods Miller and Nathaniel Miller; Several Nieces and Nephews.

Visitation: Tuesday, April 03, 2018, at 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM, at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home.

The family will have a private burial.

Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.



  • Visitation Tuesday, April 3, 2018


  • The Family will have a Private Burial

Douglas "Doug" Rud

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Gary & Colette Sego

April 4, 2018

Beverly and DJ, Gary and I are very sorry for your loss! Know you and your family are in our prayers. Doug was always a joyful part of visits to Newington and will always be remembered!
Love and prayers,
Colette & Gary Sego