Elsie Melius Douglas (Doumlele), 90, of Richmond, Va., passed away April 10, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert William Douglas; son, D. Stephen Douglas; sister, Jean Melius Henshaw. She is survived by her three children, Janice Douglas Cloe and husband, Lonnie, Robert Paul Douglas, Sharon Douglas Campbell; two sisters; one brother; seven grandsons; six great-grandchildren. Elsie retired from Solite Corporation as an Executive Secretary. She was a longtime member of Monument Heights Baptist Church where she served as deacon and Sunday School Teacher. She was known to her neighbors to be an avid gardener and also known for her gentle and kind demeanor. A graveside service will be held Monday, April 14, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Greenwood Memorial Gardens. Contributions may be made to Monument Heights Baptist Church, 5716 Monument Ave., Richmond, Va. 23226.