Buster Douglas: Shelby County loses a star

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By The Staff

"Buster knew everybody in the world, and everybody knew Buster," said Roy Lyons of his friend Carl "Buster" Douglas, who died Sunday of an apparent heart attack at the age of 55.

Douglas made friends easily, and he remembered everything and everyone, said Kristian Ruble, co-owner of Re/Max Performance Realty where Douglas worked for more than 6 years.

"Suit up and show up," was his motto, Ruble said.

During staff meetings, Douglas encouraged co-workers with that motto. "I'll always treasure that," she said.

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