Janice Marie Dean

Mar 29, 2023

Janice Marie Dean, age 76, of Douglasville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 29th, 2023. She was born in Douglasville, Georgia on January 3, 1947.  Janice is the daughter of the late Leroy and the late Velma Akins Criswell.Janice was a very kind and compassionate soul who loved her family deeply. Her favorite things were spending time with family and friends...

Bill T. Gouge

Mar 28, 2023


Bill T. Gouge, age 90, of Douglasville, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2023. He was born July 28, 1932 in Bakersville, NC. He is the son of the late Mr. Mack Gouge and the late Mrs. Virgie Mae Murdock. Mr. Gouge enjoyed the outdoors including working in the yard. He was a Bailiff at the Douglas County Courthouse for...

Ronald Andrew Bishop

Mar 27, 2023


Ronald Andrew Bishop, 64, passed away on Monday, March 27, 2023. He was born on April 19, 1958. He is the son of the late Rowland Bishop and the late Edith Mary York Bishop.

Ronald is a veteran of the US Navy, having served on the USS Saipan. He earned a degree in Computer Science at Georgia Tech....

Elaine Miller

Mar 26, 2023


O. Elaine Miller, age 68, of Lithia Springs, GA passed away, Sunday, March 26, 2023. She was born February 27, 1955 in Atlanta, GA. The daughter of the late Mr. Hugh Watson Miller, Jr. and the late Mrs. Velmer Mae Johnson. Ms. Miller made “Cross in my Pocket” needlepoint cross to give to military and friends. She loved her...

Amanda Ann Hall

Mar 26, 2023


Amanda Ann Hall, 42, passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2023. She was born on December 18, 1980. She is the daughter of Terry Wayne Taylor and the late Linda Deann Robinson Taylor.

Amanda enjoyed life and loved spending time with her family and friends. She loved playing cards, drawing and going camping.

In addition to her father,...

Franklin Harold Richardson

Mar 25, 2023


Mr. Franklin Harold Richardson, 83, of Villa Rica, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2023. He was born on March 9, 1940. He is the son of the late James Harold Richardson and the late Maggie Connell Richardson.

Franklin grew up in Douglas County and was a graduate of Douglas County High School. Mr. Richardson followed in his...

Roland Royce Roper

Mar 23, 2023


Roland Royce Roper, 78, of Temple, Georgia passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2023. He was born on May 4, 1944. He is the son of the late Carl William Roper and the late Lela Jones Roper.

Roland enjoyed life and had a great sense of humor. He loved the Lord. He enjoyed gardening and he had an amazing...

Angelia "Angie" Ken Simerly

Mar 21, 2023


Angelia “Angie” Ken Simerly, 59, passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2023.  She was born on September 18, 1963. She is the daughter of Mary Betsy Wilson and the late Kenneth Black.

Angie loved her family and grandchildren dearly.  She enjoyed traveling to the beach, shopping and watching soap operas.

She is survived by her loving husband of...

Stephen Lamar Spencer, Sr.

Mar 19, 2023

Stephen Lamar Spencer, Sr., 71, of Lithia Springs, passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2023. He was born on August 12, 1951. He is the son of the late Grover Cleveland Spencer, Jr. and the late Opal Lucile Britt.

Mr. Spencer enjoyed spending time with his grandkids. He loved to grill and cookout. Mr. Spencer was also a die-hard Georgia...

Brian Freeman Shead

Mar 18, 2023


Brian Freeman Shead, 38, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away on March 18, 2023. He was born on July 8, 1984. He is the son of Douglas Victor Shead and Donna Jean Herrmann Shead.

Mr. Shead loved riding four-wheelers and jet skis. He enjoyed playing golf, hunting, and fishing. He loved the outdoors. He was a big NASCAR fan. Mr....