Obituaries


Gloria Faye Cloud

April 14, 1944 - June 28, 2018

Burial Date July 2, 2018

Mrs. Gloria Faye Ouzts Cloud, age 74 of Douglas, passed away Thursday afternoon, June 28, 2018, at Hazlehurst Court Care and Rehab in Hazlehurst, GA, following an extended illness. Mrs. Cloud, a native of Cairo, GA, was born April 14, 1944 to the late A. J. Ouzts and Jewell Lee Lambert Ouzts. Mrs. Cloud was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church of Douglas.

Survivors include: her husband of 55 years: Hubert “Wayne” Cloud of Douglas, GA; 2 daughters: Lisa Cloud Jones and her husband Donald of Creswell, or Janet Lee Cloud Pridgen and her husband Derek of Broxton, GA; 1 son: Kevin Cloud and his wife Lori Fultz Cloud of Pelzer, SC; 5 grandchildren, Emily and Stephen Pridgen of Broxton, GA, Abigail, Savannah and Olivia Cloud all of Pelzer, SC; 1 brother, Larry Ouzts and his wife Susan of Bainbridge, GA; 4 aunts and 3 uncles, Wylene Harrison and her husband, Larry of Bainbridge, GA, Gene Ouzts and his wife JeanAnn of Climax, GA, Rufus Ouzts and his wife Betty of Cairo, GA, and Earlene Ouzts of Cairo, GA; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

The funeral service will be Monday morning, July 2, 2018, at 11:00 A. M., First Baptist Church in Douglas with Dr. Shep Johnson officiating. The interment will follow in Reedy Branch Cemetery near Broxton. Mrs. Cloud will be placed in the church at 10:00 A.M., to lie in state until the funeral hour. Active Pallbearers will be Emmett Cloud, Ken Dollar, Bobby Brown, Curtis Brown, Tim Burdick and Mickey Thomas. The family will receive friends, Sunday evening, July 1, 2018 from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Ricketson Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to The Gideons International, PO Box 2138, Douglas, GA 31534.

Ricketson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.