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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 ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died