CHILLICOTHE, Mo. – Chillicothe’s Third Ward Councilman, Tom Douglas, has passed away. According to a post shared by the Police Department, Douglas died Friday at the age of 70.

All members of the Chillicothe City Council were present for the regular session, Monday, August 8, 2016.

According to a post shared by the Police Department, Douglas died Friday at the age of 70. Tom Douglas served the residents of the Third Ward for nearly 20 years. Douglas served from 1997 until 2007, and returned to the council two years later in 2009 and continued to serve until his death Friday.