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ARRINGTON (Douglas), Shirley Age 72, of Powder Springs, passed away Sept. 2, 2017.

Services Sept. 16, 1:00 PM, at Greater Mt. Triumph Baptist Church, Atmore, AL. Willie A Watkins Historic West End

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Mrs. Shirley Douglas Arrington
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  • Monday, September 04, 2017
    The staff of Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home will keep you and your family in our prayers.
    ~ Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home
  • Monday, September 04, 2017
    Dear Arrington family, I send you my sincere sympathies for the loss of your dear loved one Shirley. Losing someone we love in death is a difficult event to endure. God's Word has provided a comforting hope for the future, for our loved ones whom we have loss in death. John 5:28,29 says, "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out." What this can mean for you is a real hope of being reunited with your dear loved ones. This reunion will take place in a beautiful Paradise on earth, where we'll be able to fully experience the words "death will be no more." (Revelation 21:4;Psalm 37:11,29)
    ~ Brittany   IL
  • Wednesday, September 06, 2017
    My deepest sympathy to all whom Shirley touched your life. Almighty God never intended human to die.,yet due to Adam disobedience ,we all has to face that pain,the promise to swallow up is soon to come. Genesis 3:6 ,17-19;Rom.3:23; Isaiah 25:8.
    ~ Bj   GA
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    To The Family, May you have peace and comfort during this most grievous time. The Bible speaks of death as an enemy. 1 Corinthians 15:26 refers to death as the, "last enemy." Almighty God is going to eliminate this enemy in the future. That same scripture says, it is going to be destroyed forever .What a wonderful future blessing when death is going forever. May you continue to have peace and comfort during this most difficult time.
    ~ Ramona Barney-Ellison   Atlanta
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    God promises to remove sickness and death and to restore life to those lost in death by means of a resurrection. May you find comfort in God's promises. (Isaiah 33:24, Isaiah 25:8, Acts 24:15) To learn more visit www.jw.org
    ~ D Blatch   GA
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    I would like to offer my condolences to the family of Mrs. Arrington and may God be a refuge and strength in your time of sorrow.(Psalms 46:1)
    ~ P. Watts   Carrollton, GA
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    To the Arrington family: I'm so sorry to hear that your beloved Shirley has passed. May you find comfort and strength in the loving and kind words of Jehovah found at 1 Corinthians 15:26. You all have my deepest and sincere sympathy.
    ~ A.Johnson   Atlanta, GA
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    I am sorry for your loss, please accept my sincere condolences. I hope the family will find some comfort and strength in Jesus promise of the earthly resurrection(Acts 24:15)and the renewed Paradise earth, where death will be no more and no family will mourn the death of a loved one.-Revelation 21:3,4;John 5:28,29;Luke 23:43. may GOD(Psalms 83:18)grant you peace and comfort now, during this grievous time.-Matthew 5:4.
    ~ M Jones   New Bern, NC
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. Please I hope you find comfort in the words found at Isaiah 25:8 - He will swallow up death forever, and the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will wipe away the tears from all faces." May this video of the hope of the resurrection, seeing your loved one right here on earth again, bring you some comfort: http://tv.jw.org/#en/video/VODProgramsEvents/pub-jwbcov_201405_5_VIDEO
    ~ Shelly
  • Wednesday, September 06, 2017
    Sorry for your loss. God will provide the comfort and strength that you need to endure. Isaiah 12:2.hhsuh
    ~ Barb R   C, GA
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    I am sorry to hear about your love one in death. Please except my condolence. Please go to the link https://www.jw.org/finder?wtlocale=E&docid=2016084&srcid=share
    ~ F. Sledge   Sledge, TX
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    https://www.jw.org/finder?wtlocale=E&docid=2016084&srcid=share please highlight entire link
    ~ Veronica   SanAntonio, TX
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    https://www.jw.org/finder?srcid=share&prefer=content&applanguage=E&locale=en&item=pub-imv_3_VIDEO&docid=1011214
    ~ Verqonica   SanAntonio, TX
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    Sorry for your loss. May Jehovah the God of all comfort be with the Arrington family during this difficult time. Psalms 83:18
    ~ AD
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    https://www.jw.org/finder?srcid=share&prefer=content&applanguage=E&locale=en&item=pub-imv_3_VIDEO&docid=1011214 Please except my condolences for your loss. Read your Bible daily. Visit www.jw.org for Bible truth to help you cope with your loss.
    ~ JI   TX
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    My condolences to the family. At Revelation 21:4 Jehovah God promises to do away with death forever. One day soon we will not have to face nor fear our enemy death anymore. The website jw. org has really helped me through the difficulty of loosing a loved one. May your family find comfort in it as well.
    ~ Niecy Savannah GA
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    I send you my sincere sympathies for the loss of your dear loved one, She will be greatly missed , I will continue to pray for you and your family and I hope that you will find peace and comfort. I also wanted to say that my life was enriched by knowing her.
    ~ Aver Vanessa Beamon   Powder Springs, GA
  • Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    https://www.jw.org/finder?wtlocale=E&docid=2014808&srcid=share Please high light the entire link and may Jehovah give you comfort X
    ~ Icie Davis   Schertz
  • Friday, September 08, 2017
    My condolences to the family at this time. (Isaiah 41:10).
    ~ Amy Edwards   Franklin, LA
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    My heart goes out to the family over the loss of Mrs. Arrington. During these difficult days, please know that the God of all comfort understands your pain and sorrow and has sent His son Christ Jesus to bind up the brokenhearted and comfort all who mourn. (Isaiah 61:1, 2) Understanding the wonderful promise found in God’s Word the Bible brings real comfort because it gives hope for our loved ones who are now restfully sleeping in peace. (John 6:40; 1 Thessalonians 4:14; Revelation 21:3, 4) My deepest condolences, loving thoughts and heartfelt prayers are with you.
    ~ Sharon Elaine
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    What a privilege and an honor it was for me all these years to be loved & cared about as genuinely & consistently as Mother Arrington did, especially in the absence of my own Mother who's resting in peace. I delight in sharing how blessed I have been in the warm & sometimes funny presence, as well as the wonderfully spiritual moments I got to enjoy with Mother Arrington. She was a phenomenal woman! May the peace of God, who is your source of strength, peace & joy, guard your hearts through Christ Jesus! ✝️ Ms
    ~ Darlene   Mableton, GA
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Hello. I would like to send my deepest sympathy to the Arrington family for the lost of Shirley. Losing someone you love in death is painful and many don't know how to cope. Jehovah invites us to "throw our burdens on him." (Ps. 55:22.) I know you can also find comfort from this brochure. Please clink on link to be to download. https://www.jw.org/finder?wtlocale=E&pub=we&srcid=share
    ~ Tsw
  • Monday, October 09, 2017
    I am very sorry for your loss. “May the peace of God that surpasses all understanding guard your hearts and your mental powers by means of Christ Jesus.” (Phil. 4:7) May the hope of a resurrection right here on a restored earth bring you comfort. (John 5:25; Psalm 37:11, 29)
    ~ P. Henderson   Cov., GA