Mrs. Doylene Brown Trotter, age 80, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2023, at her residence.

                Mrs. Trotter was born on Sand Mountain, Alabama on May 13, 1942, daughter of the late Ezra Brown and the late Lola Butler Brown.  She was also preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Cleveland Trotter.  Prior to retirement, Mrs. Trotter worked at Lindale Manufacturing for over 40 years.  She was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Cedartown.  Mrs. Trotter loved working in her yard and flower gardens, and she loved her dogs dearly.

                Survivors include a daughter, Lekita Stapleton; a son, Darrell Trotter (Tracey); five grandchildren, Joseph Stapleton (Robin), Matthew Stapleton, Colby Trotter (Alex), Dustyn Stephens, and Pamela Stephens; four great grandchildren, Emma Grace Stapleton, Joleigh Stapleton, Hudson Trotter, and Maci Trotter; a brother, Arnold Brown (Ruby); nieces and nephews.

                Funeral services will be held on Sunday, April 23, 2023, at 4pm in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, with the Rev. Earl Partain, Sr. and the Rev. Joseph Stapleton officiating, and Mr. Greg Hindman delivering the eulogy.  Interment will follow in Rome Memorial Park.

                The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Sunday from 2pm until 3:45pm.

                Pallbearers are asked to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Sunday at 3:30pm and include. Active: Matthew Stapleton, Colby Trotter, Dustyn Stephens, Steve Wright, Kenneth Wright, Ray Brown, Kyle Wheeler, and Byron Padgett.  Honorary: Dewayne Yarbrough, Chad Williams, Denny Cuzzort, Kenneth Jennings, Greg Hindman, Todd Wright and Cody Wheeler.

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