Elsie D. Doles

Published 12:27 pm Thursday, September 22, 2016

[Editor’s note: This obituary did publish in print, but somehow had not been posted online at the time of the announcement. It’s posted now for archival purposes.]

FRANKLIN — Elsie D. “Lady Bug” Doles was called to her eternal rest by her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ late Tuesday evening on Sept. 20, 2016, in Southampton Memorial Skillcare.
She was born on Dec. 2, 1930, to the late Rossie and Carrie Bradshaw of Southampton County.
She leaves to cherish her memories her daughter, Lucy L. Doles of Courtland; three sons, Robert Lee Doles (Gerelene) of Sedley; and Rossie and Alvin Doles, both of Courtland; one sister, Eunice Doles of Franklin, her sister-in-law, Lucy I. Doles of Sedley; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.
The funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, in St. Paul Holiness Church, 2949 Sycamore Ave., Sedley.
Engram Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.