Ellen Douglas


JACKSON, Miss. Ellen Douglas, a Mississippi native whose novel "Apostles of Light" was a 1973 National Book Award nominee, died Wednesday in Jackson. She was 91. Ms. Douglas, who cited fellow Mississippi native William Faulkner as a literary influence, was the pen name of Josephine...

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I have wonderful memories of Josephine There had been a storm that knocked out the electricity so we entertained ourselves with ghost stories. Later Josephine scared the bejesus out of me when she came walking through the dark in a long white nightgown carrying a candle and her hair so long it almost reached the floor. Fond memories of Kenneth, Josephine, Wetherbee, Little Theater, Greenville

Geez Louise, I am seardching just now to write my mother's obituary in our home town newspaper and some force of the universe made me happen here. Thank you, it gave me strength and I wish that I had known you.

may the blessing of GOD be with the Douglas family.Please accept my sincere sympathy......gd.

Condolences to family and friends during this difficult time.
Psalm 9:9

We are sorry for you loss.
"Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, for according to his great mercy he gave us a new birth to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead." 1 Peter 1:3

May the God of comfort give you the strength needed to endure during this difficult time.

Our Deepest Condolences to the Family and Friends. May God be with YOU to bring YOU Comfort and Peace through this Difficult Time.

My sympathies to the Douglas family and friends. I am very sorry for your loss. God will provide with comfort during your time of sorrow for he gives hope with all joy and peace that you may abound in hope. Romans 15:13