pcloudyn.png
Sunday December 15th, 2019 12:03AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 9th, 2019

Forsyth

Danny Croft, 71, Cumming
Danny Croft, 71, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Danny was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran and a member of Silver City Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife ...
Allen Lee Russell, 81, Cumming
Allen Lee Russell of Cumming, Ga died Sunday, January 9, 2019; he was 81 years old.  Lee was born in Ravenden, Arkansas on February 8, 1937 to Carlton Yeager Russell and Lola ...
Robert T. Szalewicz, 64, Cumming
Mr. Robert T. Szalewicz 64, of Cumming passed away on January 9, 2019.  No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...
Stanley Nichols, 63, Cumming
Mr. Stanley Nichols 63, of Cumming, Ga passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Visitation will be on Monday, January 14, 2019 from 2-3pm at McDonald and Son Funeral Home.&nbs ...
William “Bill” Augustus Schaefer, age 82, of Cumming, Georgia died Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Memorial service with military honors will be 12:30 PM Tuesday, January 1 ...

Gwinnett

Kenneth King, 65, Suwanee
  Kenneth King, age 65, of Suwanee, GA passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019. He is survived by his wife of thirty-four years, Nina Sartor King, Suwanee; step-children, Ke ...

Habersham

Ronald Charles  "R.C." Cougill, age 79, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019. Mr. Cougill was born on January 1st, 1940 in Richmond, ...

Hall

Frank Houston Black, 89, Gainesville
  Frank Houston Black went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ and be reunited with his wife and loved ones on Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 at 4pm, ET.  He passed peacefully at ...
Daniel Paul Bohmer, 67, Clermont
It is with deep sadness yet also hope that the family of Daniel Paul Bohmer announces his passing on Wednesday January 9th 2019 after a valiant battle with cancer. Daniel had recen ...
Mr. Loreto Martinez Madrigal, age 92, of Oakwood passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by his family. Funera ...

Jackson

William Morris “Billy” Dorsey, 76, died Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at his residence.  Born November 16, 1942, in Commerce GA, he was the youngest son of the late ...

Lumpkin

Mr. William “Bill” Morgan Mitchell, age 70 of Dahlonega, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 following a extended illness.   Memorial services are sc ...

Other

David Lamar Echols, 75, Danielsville
David Lamar Echols, age 75 of Danielsville, GA passed away Thursday, Jan. 9, 2019.   Born on May 17, 1943 in Maysville, GA, he was the son of the late Andrew Perry and B ...
Jeanne Case Swany, 88, Fayetteville
  Jeanne Case Swany 88, of Fayetteville, Ga passed away on January 9, 2019. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mc ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80