W. Douglas Peacock

January 7, 2021 Kennett Square, PA "Doug"

W. Douglas Peacock, affectionately known as “Doug”, age 59 of Kennett Square, PA, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Seasons Hospice.

Born 1961 in Kennett Square, PA, Doug was the son of the late Wallace Peacock and the late Mary Pyle Peacock.

For a time, Doug worked as a sales consultant for his father at PRP Technical Services in Kennett Square.

In his free time, Doug enjoyed exploring flea markets. He liked to attend events like Comic-Con and was passionate about toys and comic books. Doug was also a huge wrestling fan.

Doug had a great love for all animals. You would often find Doug feeding the birds, cats and any hungry wildlife around his home.

Doug was a natural caretaker and all who knew him will miss his gentle soul.

Doug is survived by his girlfriend and partner, Melissa A. Black; his childhood friends, Brad and Joe; his cat, Blackie; as well as his plethora of friends from the flea market, buffet, and the toy/comic book world.

Services for Doug will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Doug’s memory may be made to the Faithful Friends Animal Society, a Delaware no kill animal shelter. Donations may be mailed to Faithful Friends, 12 Germay Drive, Wilmington, Delaware 19804.

Arrangements by Kuzo Funeral Home of Kennett Square, PA.

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  1. Doug was a very good friend of mine for years, words cant express how much i will miss him.
    Love, Steve

    Steven scott johnson | January 21, 2021 at 10:52 AM
  2. We liked Doug , he won’t talk to mutch with us, but we always Seen him come home, for meany years, we new his mother and dad, we lived across the st from them, from 1961 to now, we will miss him , Ed and Hellen Fourney, may god bless him,❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    Ed Fourney | January 15, 2021 at 4:44 PM
  3. A note of Doug’s history. Doug had mentioned to me that his parents were from West Jefferson North Carolina.

    Cathy Travers | January 13, 2021 at 9:10 PM
  4. Doug was a member of our senior lunch group at Old Country Buffet for many years. He was very interesting with the many subjects that he had interest in, some were movies and TV shows (he knew all names of those in many movies and also the directors and producers). Doug was a private person and did not share much about his own life. He mostly spoke of people (characters) that he would associate with at flea markets, comic shows and just everyday life. Doug was a very kind person and was always generous in helping others. Many times he would go way out of his way to help others.
    Doug was a vegetarian and ate many combinations of foods, never meat and he loved ice cream and desserts.
    Doug often spoke of his cats, especially Blackie, he would take many scraps of food from the buffet home to Blackie. He fed the neighbors cats too.
    Doug was known by many for the unique hat that he always wore to protect him from the sun.
    Doug will be missed by so many of his Old Country Buffet friends. Bless you Doug and rest in peace. You will not be forgotten.

    Cathy Travers | January 13, 2021 at 6:09 PM
  5. Doug was one of our regular customer at the Golden Corral in Elkton MD. Doug would often pick up or meet his friends for lunch. I / we will all miss his genuine smile and great personality. He always had a kind word to say. You will be missed…

    Terri Parton | January 12, 2021 at 6:24 PM

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