Douglas Ray Sorrell, of Las Cruces, passed away June 28, 2008 at the age of 52. Douglas was born to Elmer and Alex Sorrell on October 9, 1955 in Las Cruces. He is survived by mother Alex Sorrell of Las Cruces, a daughter Venus Michael of Leander, TX, a brother James Sorrell of Evans, GA,a sister Sally Bowker of Las Cruces,and grandchildren Jeremy and Justine Linley of Leander, TX, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by father Elmer Sorrell, sister Karen Bensen, and brother David Sorrell. Memorial services will be held at University Church of Christ,1555 E. University Avenue, Las Cruces, at 10 AM, Wednesday, July 2, 2008.