Miles “M.C.” DuBois, Sr, of Decatur Georgia, died on Monday, January 8, at the age of 93. MC was born in Walterboro, South Carolina on July 5, 1924, and served in the Navy during WWII. After retiring from the United States Postal Service, M.C. worked at his son’s landscaping business, DuBois Landscaping. M.C. is preceded in death by his wife, Doris B. DuBois, his son, Miles C. DuBois, Jr., his grandson, Steven Lee DuBois, and granddaughter, Dawn Jones. He is survived by a sister, Katherine Tilson, a daughter, Mary Hubbard (Floyd) of Flovilla, Georgia, a son Rodney DuBois (Courtney) of Atlanta, Georgia, and a son Tommy DuBois (Wendy) of Stafford, Virginia, six grandchildren, Jeri Daniel, Glen Weeks, Floyd Hubbard, Jr., Kayla DuBois, Erica DuBois, and Kelsey DuBois, and 12 great-grandchildren. A Funeral Service in memory of M.C. will be held on Thursday, January 11, 2018, at 1:00 p.m., at the Wages & Sons Funeral Home, 1040 Main St, Stone Mountain, Georgia, with Rev. J. Brent Ross presiding. Friends are welcome for visitation before the service from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Interment at Melwood Cemetery will follow the service.

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  1. “Pops” was my best friend for 3 years. He was like a Dad to me. I love him dearly. Although my heart is broken, I know he’s waiting on Doris’s fried chicken and gone fishing with Miles. I’ll always think of you. I’ll always have you in my heart. I love you and miss your smile. My love and condolences to the family.

  2. Wendi and I mourn with you all in the death of MC. Fond memories will live on in our hearts and minds. Our prayers are with you in this most difficult time. God is sufficient to meet your needs as you grieve.

  3. Thinking of you all with love, and prayers for your grief. Many fond memories of him at family get togethers.

  4. Mary, Rodney, Tommy & Erica,

    Uncle MC was a wonderful man, always filled with life and lots of fun. He always treated everyone with kindness and concern. I am so thankful for his life and my prayers and thoughts are with each of you as you face this difficult season. I am praying that God will bring comfort to you in many ways.

    Warm and loving thoughts, Sheri

  5. Uncle MC was loved by his family and will be missed. He was a man of great character who served and loved everyone. He will be remembered for his laugh and appreciation for others. May God by with all his family at this time celebrating his life and the wonderful memories he has left us with.

  6. We are so sorry for your loss. Mr. DuBois will be sadly missed by both the residents and staff, we feel we have loss a loving member of our family.

  7. Rod: Rebecca and I are so sorry for your loss. Please know you, Courtney and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Take care – Neal and Rebecca

  8. Pops was such a kind and funny guy! He always had a smile for everyone, he liked to tease!!!! He will be greatly missed but I know he’s with the Lord, his wife and Miles, RIP pop’s, we love you. Prayer for peace for the family.

  9. Tommy, sorry to hear of your loss. Always think of the long life and the great times you had. Our prayers are with you and your family.

  10. I’m so sorry for your loss. I’ll always have fond memories of Uncle MC. Though I never got to see him as much as I’d have liked, he was a cherished member of the DuBois clan.

  11. Mr. DuBois was one of the nicest men I have ever known! I enjoyed working with him at his son’s landscaping business and being fortunate enough to call him my friend! He was loved! My thoughts and prayers are with his family and everyone who loved him!

  12. Our prayers and sympathy are with everyone who loved Mr. DuBois! He was a wonderful person! Edna Hooper, Tal’s mother; Chris Hooper, Tal’s sister and Mary Thach, Tal’s aunt

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