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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 ...
'Mary Tyler Moore Show' actress Georgia Engel dies at 70
A friend of Georgia Engel, the actress who was part of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," says she has died at age 70
Longtime Gainesville banker dies
Jerry Head began his banking career in Gainesville in 1968.
Ex-Sen Ernest 'Fritz' Hollings of South Carolina dies at 97
Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings, the Democrat who helped shepherd South Carolina through desegregation as governor and went on to six terms in the U.S. Senate, has died at 97
Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, known for 'Airwolf,' dies at 73
Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, known for starring in the television series "Airwolf," has died
Publicist: Luke Perry has died at 52 after suffering stroke
'Beverly Hills, 90210' heartthrob Luke Perry has died at age 52 after suffering a 'massive stroke' last week
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."