By Christina Wilkie - 01/25/11 12:21 AM EST
Rep. Mike McIntyre (D-N.C.) this week is mourning the loss of his father, Doug McIntyre, who died on Friday in Lumberton, N.C.
Doug McIntyre, 87, was known among his good friends as “Papa Doug,” according to his obituary.
An optometrist by day, Doug McIntyre also coached baseball and was an avid gardener.
ITK sends our condolences to McIntyre and his family.