James Gordon Searcy
James Gordon Searcy
  • March 20, 1943 - April 29, 2017
  • Douglasville, Georgia

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Mr. James Gordon Searcy, age 74, of Douglasville, GA, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017. He was born March 20, 1943 to the late William Victor Searcy and Edna Alvenia Cooper Searcy. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, William Greene Searcy.

Mr. Searcy attended Crossroads Church in Douglasville. He enjoyed gardening and building engines. His greatest passion, however, was traveling. He loved seeing the beauty of our country.

He is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Jennifer and Kevin Metcalf and Elizabeth and Timothy Grizzle; sisters, Mary E. Cochran and Lou Preto; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 4:00 PM from the Chapel of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2:00 PM until the service hour.

In addition to flowers, the family is also accepting donations made to the MDS Foundation in Mr. Searcy’s memory. You may donate by going to the MDS website: https://www.mds-foundation.org.

Those who wish to express condolences or share a special memory may do so online at www.whitleygarner.com