Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Hazelene Douglas Verner


11/12/1943 - 10/23/2017


Hazelene Douglas Verner, age 73 of Murphy, NC passed away Monday, October 23, 2017 at Murphy Medical Center.

She was born in Coffey County, GA to the late Claude and Sara Douglas. Hazelene was a homemaker. She was a Christian woman. Hazelene enjoyed reading. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Hazelene was a member of Bell Hill Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel R. Verner; infant daughter, Cynthia; three brothers, Dwight, C.S., and Lamar Douglas and three sisters, Betty Austin, Jean Justice and Liz Abdullah.

She is survived by her children, Diane "CeCe" Seiler of New Market, Alabama, Kim Bryant and husband Jason, and Carol Kelley and husband Brad both of Murphy, NC; brothers and sister, Larry Douglas, Marvin Douglas and Linda Mobley all of Douglas, GA; seven grandchildren, Curt Hass and wife Stephenie, Brian Hass and wife Victoria, Adam Kelley and wife Brittany, Jennifer Seiler and husband Andrew, Zach Seiler and wife Candace, Jonathan Cole and wife Kathleen and Amber Cole and husband Andy; and many great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at 2 pm, Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Snow Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Murphy. Rev. Billy Rhodes will officiate. Pallbearers will be Curtis Hass, Brian Hass, Adam Kelley, Zachary Seiler, Andrew Patrick and Jonathan Cole.

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Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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