Elethia Warren Copeland Douglas, AKA “Butta Ball”, relinquished her earthly cares and slipped quietly from our midst on Sunday, February 2, 2020. A native of Virginia , she was the daughter of the late Della Mae Warren and Walter Griffin. She was educated in Norfolk, Virginia and received her CNA and Medical Tech Certification. She loved taking care of the elderly and was in this field for 15 years.
“Butta” loved everyone, and had a heart of compassion.
“Butta” was a faithful member of God’s Tents Meeting, and was a great part of the ministry.
“Butta” also loved reggae music.
“Butta Ball” as she was affectionately called was preceded in death by her parents, Della Mae Warren and Walter Griffin.
She leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Tony King Douglas; her daughters, Elethia Warren, E’Marian, Emani, and E’Miya Copeland; sisters, Tammy Warren, Crystal Adams (Matthew Waters), Alexis Berger (Victor), Yvette Winter Giovanni-Walters, Arcelia, Eloise, Carrie Artist, Erica Carr, Ann Willis, Trina, Shelly, Debbie Hunter, Angela Ferebee; brothers, Anthony Griffin, Willie Artist, Lamont & Michael Ferebee, Antonio Jordan (Angelique), Tony Boone, Clifton, Thomas Hunter, and DeAngelo; sister-in-law, Thashawna Jackson, and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews, and cousins and friends. In addition, she leaves her best friend Sherita Hairston (Lil Mama) and godmother, Denise Hairston.