Deputy Sheriff Douglas Gene Nanney

Deputy Sheriff Douglas Gene Nanney

Madison County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

End of Watch Friday, May 24, 1991

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Douglas Gene Nanney

Deputy Nanney was killed in an on duty auto accident while involved in a high speed chase. Deputy Nanney lost control of his patrol car and struck a telephone pole, causing his patrol car to explode. He was 31 years old and is survived by his wife.


  • Age 31
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Not available
  • Offender Not available

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Thirty years ago today, my family received the phone call that forever changed our lives. Although we miss him desperately, Doug remains alive in our hearts each and every day. He will truly never be forgotten.

Beth Rogers

May 24, 2021

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