Rev. Thomas E. Doster

Born: Sun., May 8, 1938
Died: Fri., Apr. 5, 2019


Visitation

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Apr. 08, 2019
Location: W R Strickland and Sons Funeral Home


Interment following funeral service

Tue., Apr. 09, 2019
Location: Christian Hill Baptist Church


Funeral Service

2:00 PM Tue., Apr. 09, 2019
Location: Strickland Funeral Home Chapel


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Rev. Thomas E. Doster
Age 80
Passed away Friday, April 5, 2019, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born May 8, 1938 in Thompson, GA. He was raised in Athens, but spent most of his life in Clermont, GA.
Preceded in death by his father, Tommy Doster and mother, Bessie Mae Doster. Sisters, Ann, Mattie, and Willie and brother, Jamie Doster.
Survived by his wife of 63 years, Jean Doster. His brother, Andy Doster. Children William Doster and Angela Doster(Bill Darby).

Grandchildren Doug(Elisha) Davis, Nicole(Rodney) Black, Blake(Michele) Doster, Mindy Brush, Hannah(Colby) Johnston. Great Grandchildren Jordan(Samantha) Black, Carson Black, Maggie Doster, Makenzie Doster, Maylee Doster, Blakely Johnston, Chandler Brush, Nathan Davis and Alayna Davis. Great- Great Grandchild Mason Black.

Rev. Doster was called to preach at 12 years old. He was ordained at 21 years old. He pastored numerous churches including Mt. Yonah Baptist, Center Baptist, Mountain Creek Baptist, Crescent Hill Baptist, Oconee Baptist, Corinth Baptist, Scotia Baptist, Tates Creek Baptist, and Friendship Baptist. Throughout his life, Rev. Doster served in many positions within the Clermont community. He served as Associate Pastor of Concord Baptist Church, Mayor, Owner and Operator of Doster's General Merchandise, and Owner of Doster's Farm Equipment. 

Visitation will be held at Strickland's Funeral Home on Monday, April 8, 2019, from 6PM-8PM. Service will be held on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at 2PM at Strickland's Chapel. Graveside service to follow at Christian Hill Baptist Church.

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Jay and Vickie Hood
   Posted Mon April 08, 2019
Our prayers to the family. Many blessings to y’all.

REV.BENNY GEARIN
   Posted Tue April 09, 2019
THOMAS WAS A GOOD MAN I WORKED WITH HIM AT STRICKLAND FUNERAL ALSO I BOUGHT STUFF FROM HIM WHEN HE RAN THE STORE THERE IN CLERMONT MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOUALL HE WILL BE GREATLY MISSED BY ALL WHO KNEW AND LOVED HIM.
REV.BENNY GEARIN
BROOKS POINT APT.102
DAHLONEGA,GEORGIA

Darlene Edge Hayes
   Posted Tue April 09, 2019
I'm sorry to hear of Mr. Doster's passing. It was always good to talk with him and Jean when we ran into one another around Clermont. My prayers to all the family during this time.

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