Personal Service, Peace of Mind, Pleasant Memories

Alfred L. Douglas, Sr.

07/25/1922 - 09/04/2017

Viewing Information

Family receiving friends, 6pm-8pm, Friday, September 8, 2017 at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Berkley Avenue.

Service Information

WATCH FUNERAL LIVE ONLINE..A funeral service will be held, 1pm, Saturday, September 9, 2017
Metropolitan Funeral Service, Berkley Chapel
120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk VA

Interment Information

Greenlawn Memorial Gardens
3920 Airline Boulevard Chesapeake VA

For I am now ready to be offered and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course. I have kept the faith. ~Timothy 4:6-7 Late Monday night, September 4, 2017 God’s Angels guided Bishop Alfred Leroy to his heavenly home. He was born July 25, 1922 to the late Edward and Harriet Douglas in Wilmington, N.C. He received his Public-School education at New Hanover Public School. He received an Honorary Doctrine Degree from Shaw University Divinity School. Bishop Douglas was a true man of God at the early age of 17 he was called into the ministry. Bishop Douglas knew that it was an honor to be called into the ministry and did not take the gift lightly. For many years he preached and taught the word and ministered to the people of God at Christ is the Answer Holiness Church and Philadelphia Church of Christ Disciples. Bishop Douglas was a family man and was always devoted to his family and friends. He had a passion for gardening and restoring furniture and small appliances. His precious memories will be forever cherished by his wife of 26 years Marion Douglas; four daughters, Geraldine Draughan (Arthur) of Norfolk, VA, Katherine D. Bray of Bracey, VA, Annette Williams (Tony) of Chesapeake, VA and Queen Weaker of Portsmouth, VA; five sons, Kenneth Douglas of Norfolk, VA, Steve Creekmore of Chesapeake, VA, Robert Weaver of Chesapeake, VA, Reginald Creekmore of Chesapeake, VA and Rudolph (Kebra) of Virginia Beach, VA and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren

MILTON R SOLOMON JR To God be the Glory for the legend Dr. Alfred L. Douglas Sr. Sorry I can't be with you guys. Having the Homegoing celebration of my extended cousin during this same time. I will continue to pray that you find strength in the Lord!
Posted: 9/8/2017
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Vonda Chandler So sorry for your loss. May God Richly bless each of you and give you peace.
Posted: 9/6/2017
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