Demetrius L. Pope

01/13/2000 - 11/01/2021


Obituary For Demetrius L. Pope

Demetrius Laralpheal Pope, age 21, of Athens, GA passed November 1, 2021.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at the graveside of East Lawn Cemetery. Viewing, Tuesday, 1-6 PM at the funeral home.

Survivors include: his mother, Kristolyn LaShawn Tate; his father Melboris L. Pope; one sister, Destiny S. Pope; one brother, Donavon Pope; grandparents, Gary Jones, Henry and Sarah Tate; nephew, Daylin Moses; other relatives and friends.

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  • Sometimes there just aren't any answers - but what we do know is that God sees every tear, feels every hurt, understands the need to ask "why", and because of His love for us, we trust that in time His comfort and peace will come... With deep sympathy from your family in Indianapolis (the daughters of RL Smith and Carrie Smith). We are praying for you, and our hearts go out to you in the passing of your loved one.

  • May God continue to have blessings on you and your family and most of all I will never forget you young man.

  • To Ms. Shawn Tate, Mr. Melboris Pope, Destiny, Donavon, Mr & Mrs Henry and Sarah Tate & Family. We remember you all today with heartfelt thoughts and prayers at this most difficult time. The Lord is our strength and a very present help in the time of trouble. God bless the precious memories of your beloved son, grandson, and brother. Sincerely, Ricky and Trisha Hall

  • For a Father that loved his Son, Melboris (Mel/Rice) Pope, & a Mother that loved him too (Shawn). We mourn with you and only prayers can be of comfort. For those that know you best, we know that Demetrius loved his parents and his parents loved him. Hal & Marilyn

  • Sarah, you and your family are lifted up in prayer today as you bid farewell to your loved one. May God continue to bless you. Jan Johnson

  • Linda Terrell Clements, Odell & Patricia Terrell-Davis May God bless & rest his soul. We offer condolences to the family.

  • My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief Mel Pope. Please accept my deepest condolences for your loss. May my prayers brings you comfort and heal you to ease the pain. "What is lovely never dies, but passes into another loveliness, star-dust or sea-foam, flower or winged air." God Bless you and your family. ---Ash---

  • Remembering the good times of Demetrius participating in youth activities at HCBC!! We are keeping you all in our prayers!!! The Craig Family

  • Shawn and melboris and family im so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you. Love my dear friend 💔💔💔💔

  • So sorry for your loss Shawn and Miss Sarah and family. May GOD grant you peace above all else. Love you all and I will CONTINUE TO pray for all of you. This is hard but GOD is walking with you. Brenda Yelder, friend and Amicae

  • Our heart and prayers go out to you and your family. We are truly sorry to hear of the loss of Demetrius. Our deepest sympathies to you and your family. Love Raleigh,Tasha,Alexis, Walter.

  • To the Tate and Pope families: May God bless you and comfort you all during this difficult time. Love, Marc and Stephanie Campbell

  • To Shawn, Demetrius Father, Mr & Mrs Henry,Sarah Tate & Family.. This has really hit us hard.. We love you All sooo much,so so sorry for the Our loss. We will always be here for you all if you need us please don't hesitate.You will Always be in My Prayers 🙏 Love you Much, "The Bowers Family" RIP Demetrius 🙏🕊️

  • We are so sorry for your son's passing Shawn and your grandson Sarah. We will continue to lift the entire family in our daily prayers. We understand that this is a very difficult time for you but know you are not alone. Elizabeth Platt and Family

  • Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.

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