OBITUARY

Douglas Charles Craft

January 12, 1959February 7, 2021
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Douglas Charles Craft, age 62, of Douglasville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2021. He was born January 12, 1959 in Wilmington, Delaware. Douglas grew up in Mystic, Connecticut. He moved to Georgia to attend the University of Georgia, earning his Bachelor’s degree in business. He worked at Six Flags over Georgia, where he met the love of his life. He and his wife married in 1981. Douglas was a devoted husband and a loving father, actively participating in PTA, soccer and Boy Scouts. He worked for Turf Care Products as a sales representative, as well as working in the bakery equipment industry. Douglas was a reserved, quiet man, but known for his quick wit. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching baseball and football, was an avid NASCAR fan and enjoyed working with his hands.

Preceding him in death was his beloved wife, Becky (Dickenson) Craft; and his parents, Don and Ginger (Crow) Craft.

Those left to cherish his memory are his son, Doug “D.J.” (Kimberly) Craft; daughter, Jennie (Preston) McCallum; brother, Robert “Bob” (Cindy) Craft; and grandchildren, Adalynn and Amelia.

Visitation will be held at Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home on Sunday, February 21st, at 2pm and the Celebration of Life Service will follow at 3pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make a donation to the charity of your choice.

Please take time to leave condolences with the family or share memories of Douglas Craft by visiting www.whitleygarner.com

Services have been entrusted to the care of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, 8640 Rose Avenue, Douglasville, Georgia 30134

  • FAMILY

  • Donald Charles Craft, Father (deceased)
  • Virginia Eleanor (Crow) Craft, Mother (deceased)
  • Becky (Dickenson) Craft, Beloved Wife (deceased)
  • Doug “D.J.” Craft (Kimberly Craft), Son
  • Jennie McCallum (Preston McCallum), Daughter
  • Robert “Bob” Craft (Cindy Craft), Brother
  • Adalynn, Grandchild
  • Amelia, Grandchild

Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, February 21, 2021

  • Celebration of Life Service

    Sunday, February 21, 2021

Memories

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Bill Van Wie

February 14, 2021

We were shocked and saddened by Doug’s passing. Please accept sincere condolences. I always enjoyed talking with Doug at Aunt Ginger and Uncle Don’s. We would talk science fiction as youngsters and science and technology as ‘adults’. I’ll miss those conversations.

Debra Mayfield

February 10, 2021

The staff of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home and Memorial Park would like to extend our most sincere condolence to the Craft Family. We would like to thank you for entrusting the care of your loved one into our hands. Please remember you are not alone and we will always be here for you.

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Biography

Douglas Charles Craft, age 62, of Douglasville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2021. He was born January 12, 1959 in Wilmington, Delaware. Douglas grew up in Mystic, Connecticut. He moved to Georgia to attend the University of Georgia, earning his Bachelor’s degree in business. He worked at Six Flags over Georgia, where he met the love of his life. He and his wife married in 1981. Douglas was a devoted husband and a loving father, actively participating in PTA, soccer and Boy Scouts. He worked for Turf Care Products as a sales representative, as well as working in the bakery equipment industry. Douglas was a reserved, quiet man, but known for his quick wit. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching baseball and football, was an avid NASCAR fan and enjoyed working with his hands.

Preceding him in death was his beloved wife, Becky (Dickenson) Craft; and his parents, Don and Ginger (Crow) Craft.

Those left to cherish his memory are his son, Doug “D.J.” (Kimberly) Craft; daughter, Jennie (Preston) McCallum; brother, Robert “Bob” (Cindy) Craft; and grandchildren, Adalynn and Amelia.

Services are being planned and will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make a donation to the charity of your choice.

Please take time to leave condolences with the family or share memories of Douglas Craft
by visiting www.whitleygarner.com

Services have been entrusted to the care of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, 8640 Rose Avenue, Douglasville, Georgia 30134