ALBANY -- Homegoing services for Deacon Robert L. Douglas, 80, are scheduled for Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the New Birth Fellowship Church, Inc. (2106 Radium Springs Road, Albany, Georgia), where L. B. Gardner serves as Senior Pastor. Internment will immediately follow at the Floral Memory Gardens on Old Pretoria Road.

Deacon Robert Douglas was born February 27, 1942 to the late Mr. Hilton Douglas and Annis Stateman. He departed this life at the Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (Albany, Georgia) on Friday, January 11, 2013.

He was retired from General Motors Corporation where he worked for 33 years. He was married to Denise (Reavis) Douglas and attended the New Birth Fellowship Church, Inc. where he served as a Deacon.

He leaves to cherish his memories four sons - Robert (Daphne), Andre Douglas, Brian Douglas and Christopher Douglas; one twin brother - Ronald Douglas; eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and sorrowing friends survive.

The family will receive visitors at their home 1620 Sharon Drive, Albany, GA 31707.

Meadows Funeral Home

Albany 229/439-2262