Doris Riels

Obituary of Doris Riels

Funeral services for Mrs. Doris Cox Riels, age 95, are scheduled for 2 PM Monday, April 24, 2017 in the chapel of Golden Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Pennington officiating. Interment will follow in Christ Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Riels, a retired Dietician of Morehouse General Hospital, and member of Cherry Ridge Baptist Church, passed away Friday, April 21, 2017. She was also a member of the Sunny South Order of the Eastern Star. Mrs. Riels loved her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughters, Melba Petty and husband Clifford, Gail Welch; sons, Bobby Riels and wife Sandra, Mike Riels and wife Elsie; five grandchildren, Shane Welch, Melanie Petty, Cliff Petty, Melissa Riels and Jana Riels; eight great grandchildren, Cody Welch, Rayne Welch, Sydney Donald, Neely Donald, Dray McSwain, Ashton McSwain, Aaron McSwain, Tyler Trichel and special niece, Ashley Cox.

Mrs. Riels is preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam D. Cox; husband, Bob Riels; sisters, Mildred Culp, Oneta Turner, Lonie Spence; brother, Sam H. Cox and son -in-law, Gary Welch.

Her grandsons, great grandsons and nephews will serve the family as pallbearers.

Visitation will be held Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 5 PM - 7 PM at Goldens.