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Martha (Hoag) Chance

January 22, 1958 — September 14, 2022

Martha Hoag Chance, age 64, of Douglas, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2022. Mrs. Chance was born on January 22, 1958, in Pennsylvania to the late Harold Bert Hoag and the late Katherine Marie Blount Hoag.

Survivors include; Daughter:  Chasity (Patrick) Dowling of Douglas, GA, Two Sons: Casem Robert Chance, Donnie Griffin of Douglas, GA, Brother: Gerald (Wendy) Hoag of New York, Two Sisters: Dorthey (Shag) Lunger of Pennsylvania, Mary (Eric) Lancaster of Rockholds, KY, Barbara Kirkland of Kentucky, Eight Grandchildren: Annalee Griffin, Gage Griffin, Ethan Griffin, Railee Griffin, Gavin Dowling, Candice Lee Kirkland, Chris Kirkland, Michael Wright, Other Special Friends and several Nieces and Nephews. She was preceded in death by; Father: Harold Bert Hoag, Mother: Katherine Marie Blount Hoag, Daughter: K.B. Wright and Brother: Paul Hoag.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, September 20, 2022 from 1:00PM to 2:00PM at Deberry Baptist Church.

Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at 2:00PM at Deberry Baptist Church with Jeremy Cox officiating.  Active Pallbearers will be : Patrick Dowling, Jeremy Gaskins, Darrin Chance, James Tanner, Ethan Griffin and Chad Spruce.

Memorialization will be by cremation.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at

Sims Funeral Home, Douglas, GA is in charge of the arrangements.

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Service Schedule

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

1:00 - 2:00pm (Eastern time)

Deberry Baptist Church (Deberry Baptist Church Cemetery)


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Memorial Service

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

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