OBITUARY

Doris Eloise Tubbs Fargason Duckworth

July 10, 1933May 29, 2019
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Doris Eloise Tubbs Fargason Duckworth, 85, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. A Celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home with the Rev. Derrick Jackson officiating. The family will greet friends on Friday, May 31, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Apage Hospice, 1395 S. Marietta Parkway, Building 750, Suite 730, Marietta GA 30067 or Cartersville First Baptist Church, (Legacy Project) 241Douthit Ferry Road, Cartersville, GA 30120.

Mrs. Duckworth was born on July 10, 1933 in Pleasant Hill, LA to the late Richard Cleavy Tubbs and Donie Purvis Tubbs. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, daughter, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother. She loved the Lord and was an example of unconditional love. She was devoted to her family and loved family gatherings where she was always waiting on everyone and always being the last one to sit down to eat. She loved to cook and was noted for her homemade biscuits and fried apple pies.

She was a streamstress for 30+ years. She loved yard selling with her husband, Duck, and could spot a bargain a mile away. She had a contagious smile and laugh. All who had the pleasure of knowing her loved her.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles M. Fargason, daughter, Gail Fargason, granddaughter, Taylor Nicole Fargason, and brother, Dwain Tubbs.

Mrs. Duckworth is survived by her husband of 32 years, Hoyt Duckworth, son, Charles W. Fargason of Kathleen, daughter, Deborah Dickson Ballew (Jim) of Cartersville, son, Mark Duckworth of Forsyth, five grandchildren, Angela Marie Hammock (Burt), Lori Andrews (Ben), John Michael Dickson (Allison), Matthew Duckworth, Autumn Wilhelm (Jordan) eight great grandchildren, Kristen Hammock, Austin Hammock, John Thomas “JT” Andrews, Mary Eloise “Ella” Andrews, Isaac Dickson, Elliott Dickson, Aaron Dickson and Joe Dickson and one great great grandchild, Rylann Leslie.

Visit www.maconmp.com to express condolences. Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery has charge of the arrangements.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, May 31, 2019
  • A Celebration of Life Saturday, June 1, 2019

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Susan Drake

May 31, 2019

Deborah, Your Mom will always have a special place in my heart. I enjoyed the times I was able to visit her. She reminded me of my own Mom. I will continue to keep her in my prayers. You have a special angel in heaven who will always be with you..........Love you, Susan.

Ruel & Dianne Pitts

May 31, 2019

Our prayers are with you all. We are so sorry for your loss. Ruel and Dianne Pitts

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Biography

Doris Eloise Tubbs Fargason Duckworth, 85, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. A Celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home with the Rev. Derrick Jackson officiating. The family will greet friends on Friday, May 31, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Apage Hospice, 1395 S. Marietta Parkway, Building 750, Suite 730, Marietta GA 30067 or Cartersville First Baptist Church, (Legacy Project) 241Douthit Ferry Road, Cartersville, GA 30120.

Mrs. Duckworth was born on July 10, 1933 in Pleasant Hill, LA to the late Richard Cleavy Tubbs and Donie Purvis Tubbs. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, daughter, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother. She loved the Lord and was an example of unconditional love. She was devoted to her family and loved family gatherings where she was always waiting on everyone and always being the last one to sit down to eat. She loved to cook and was noted for her homemade biscuits and fried apple pies.

She was a streamstress for 30+ years. She loved yard selling with her husband, Duck, and could spot a bargain a mile away. She had a contagious smile and laugh. All who had the pleasure of knowing her loved her.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles M. Fargason, daughter, Gail Fargason, granddaughter, Taylor Nicole Fargason, and brother, Dwain Tubbs.

Mrs. Duckworth is survived by her husband of 32 years, Hoyt Duckworth, son, Charles W. Fargason of Kathleen, daughter, Deborah Dickson Ballew (Jim) of Cartersville, son, Mark Duckworth of Forsyth, five grandchildren, Angela Marie Hammock (Burt), Lori Andrews (Ben), John Michael Dickson (Allison), Matthew Duckworth, Autumn Wilhelm (Jordan) eight great grandchildren, Kristen Hammock, Austin Hammock, John Thomas “JT” Andrews, Mary Eloise “Ella” Andrews, Isaac Dickson, Elliott Dickson, Aaron Dickson and Joe Dickson and one great great grandchild, Rylann Leslie.

Visit www.maconmp.com to express condolences.
Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery has charge of the arrangements.