July 20, 1940 – February 6, 2020
LaFrance Douglass passed away February 6 2020 after a short illness.
She was born July 20 1940 to Robert & Bernice (nee: Cathey) Johnson.
She was preceded in death by father Robert (Pop) Johnson, mother Bernice Cathey, and brother George Wallace.
LaFrance is survived by sons LaMonte (Shirley) Douglass and Frederick Douglass; daughters Lesly Douglass and Kenyetta Douglass; grandsons Dominic Douglass and Paris Mayon; granddaughter Ciara Douglass; great-grandchildren Damarius and Rhylie Douglass; sisters Delores Ghant, Magdalene Archie, and Margeree (Herbert) Barringer, Jackie Compton, Cheryl Johnson, Deborah; brothers Mark Johnson, Robert Johnson Jr., and Danny Johnson; and host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Calling hours 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM on Saturday, February 15, 2020 with the Funeral Service immediately following at 12:00 PM at Rose Hill Funeral Home 3653 W. Market Street Akron, Ohio 44333 with the Committal Service at the gravesite in Rose Hill Burial Park. Rev. Gregory Partridge, officiating.
Repast will be at 662 Wolf Ledges Parkway Akron, Ohio starting at 2PM.
- Visitation Saturday, February 15, 2020
- Funeral Service Saturday, February 15, 2020
February 14, 2020
She was a beautiful person with a beautiful spirit. I am so happy I had the opportunity to know her. My prayers are with you.
Phil Jones and family
February 14, 2020
Miss D will be greatly missed I have known her since i was a child will miss seeing her working in her yard. Praying for God's peace and comfort for the family
February 11, 2020
To the family:
Sincere condolences are extended and prayers for comfort and peace are prayed. As long as we hold LaFrance in our hearts and cherish her memory, she will never be lost to us.
May her rest be eternal with her Creator.
Martha A. Brown
Fort Washington, Maryland