Doris Fortson
Doris Beach Fortson
  • 69 years old
  • Date of birth: Dec 5, 1945
  • Date of passing: Nov 20, 2015
Let the memory of Doris be with us forever

Mrs. Doris Beach Fortson transitioned peacefully Friday at Piedmont-Fayetteville Hospital in Fayetteville, GA.

The Homegoing Celebration for Mrs. Fortson will be held Sunday, November 29, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Progressive Chapel with interment in Green Acres Cemetery. Rev. Jerry Robinson will officiate.

Visitation is Today, 1 til 5:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

The cortege will depart from the residence at 10:15 the morning of the service.

Condolences may be expressed at www.progressivefuneralhome, Inc. Progressive Funeral Home, Inc. "A Touch of Dignity for Those Who Care."

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by vivian scott on 3rd December 2015

"I want to offer my condolences to the Fortson family. It truly hurts when a love one die, even Jesus wept when Lazarus died. Jesus promised at John 5:28,29 that all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out and our Creator promised to get rid of death forever at Isaiah 25:8 "He will swallow up death forever..." I hope these words give you comfort."

This tribute was added by Marcia Pearl on 28th November 2015

"My deepest condolences to Mrs. Dot's family and friends. Although we never met, we spoke on the phone several times and your warm spirit resonated over the distance. God bless your memory. May you rest in God's eternal peace."

This tribute was added by verna dixon on 28th November 2015

"I will cherish the memories we shared at AT&T and beyond, my friend. Missing you. May God Bless and Keep your Family in His Loving Arms.
Love, Verna Dixon"

This tribute was added by Carla Royal on 28th November 2015

"God knows BEST Aunt Dot!
He knew you should not suffer anymore
God took you home....
Doesn't mean we won't miss your gentle soul....
I love you!  

Carla Royal

An Old Indian Prayer
Do not stand at my grave and weep,
I am not there,I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow;
I am the diamond glints on snow
.I am the Sunlight on ripened grain;
I am the gentle autumn's rain
.When you awaken in the morning's hush,
I am the swift uplifting rush
Of quiet birds in circled flight
.I am the soft star that shines at night
Do not stand at my grave and cry
.I am not there........."

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