Golf 03

Asa F. Whitfield

December 28, 1932 ~ November 21, 2022 (age 89)
Read more about the life story of Asa and share your memories in the Tribute Book.    


Asa Ferris Whitfield, age 89, of Douglas, Georgia, passed away on Monday, November 21, 2022 at Coffee Regional Medical Center.   Mr. Whitfield was born on December 28, 1932, in Montgomery, Alabama, to the late Asa Hatch Whitfield and Annie Maude Johnson Whitfield Poole.

Survivors include: His Wife; Sue Boyd Whitfield and several Nieces and Nephews. Mr. Whitfield was preceded in death by: Father, Asa Hatch Whitfield, Mother, Annie Maude Johnson Whitfield Poole, Step-Father, Dennis Poole, Two Children, Michael Whitfield and Dianne Whitfield.

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 25, 2022, from 10:00AM until 11:00AM, at Sims Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, November 25, 2022, at 11:00AM, at the Chapel of Sims Funeral Home with Rev. Don Hattaway, Charles Stapleton, and Joanne Lewis officiating. The interment will follow at the City of Douglas Cemetery. Active Pallbearers will be: Greg Childre, Andy Vaughn, Skip Anderson, Rand Vickers, Jeff Hennesy, J.W. Carver, and Jake Relihan. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Ben Vickers, Ron Burkett, Charlie Wyre, Keith Graham, Melvin Young, Ronnie Cudd, Mallory Smith and Bari Waggoner

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations to be sent to: First Baptist Church of Douglas, or Still Waters Womens Ministries in Douglas, GA.

Sims Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Asa F. Whitfield, please visit our floral store.


November 25, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Sims Funeral Home
201 N Peterson Ave.
Douglas, Georgia 31533

Funeral Service
November 25, 2022

11:00 AM
Chapel of Sims Funeral Home
201 N. Peterson Ave
Douglas, GA 31533

November 25, 2022

Douglas City Cemetery
1623 N. Gaskin Ave.
Douglas, GA 31533

Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Orders begin printing on December 2
Online Event
About this event


In Loving Memory Of

Asa Whitfield

December 28, 1932-November 21, 2022

Look inside to read what others have shared

Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book.   

© 2022 Sims Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility