Ralph Douglas Cain, Sr., age 76, of Rome, passed away on Monday, May 2, 2022, at his daughter’s residence.

                Mr. Cain was born in Atlanta, Georgia on March 29, 1946, son of the late Joseph Paul Cain, Sr. and the late Audrey Iona Chandler Cain.  He was also preceded in death by his wife, Carol Diane Hayes Cain, and by a brother, Robert Eugene Cain, Sr.  Prior to retirement, he worked in janitorial services at Spears Mattress Company.  He was a member of Hollywood Baptist Church.

                Survivors include five daughters, Rachel Cain, Melissa Cain, Janet Petzold, Tammy Cain, and Sarah Martin; two sons, Douglas Cain, and Vincent Cain; a sister, Louise Southerland; a brother, Paul Cain; 22 grandchildren; several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.           

                Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at 4pm in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, with the Rev. Gene Spears, the Rev. George Nix, and the Rev. Calvin Townsend officiating.  Interment will follow in Rome Memorial Park with the Rev. Eddie Frye officiating.

                The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Friday from 5 until 7pm.

                In lieu of flowers, please contact the family about memorial contributions.

                Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.