John Lorne MacDougall

john macdougall

August 7, 1949 ~ June 16, 2021

Born in: Kingston, Ontario
Resided in: Duluth, GA

John L. MacDougall, 71, was a cherished husband, adored father, beloved grandfather, treasured friend, and gentle soul whose light will continue to shine on us. He was a doting father who was endlessly proud of his beloved children. In recent years, his heart was filled with joy by his grandsons. John enjoyed spending his summers boating with his family in the Thousand Islands and Lake Lanier, and vacationing on the Lowcountry beaches of Amelia Island. John was an avid golfer whose once-in-a-lifetime hole-in-one shot was a pinnacle moment in his golfing career.

John was peacefully welcomed into God’s embrace on June 16th, 2021. He is survived by his wife, children, grandchildren, and sister.

A Memorial Service will be held Friday June 18th, 2021 at 5:30pm in Peachtree Corners, GA at Christ the King Lutheran Church. Flower donations will be accepted by the church at 5575 Peachtree Pkwy, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation ( John will remain in our hearts forever.

*For those that cannot attend in-person, a virtual live stream of the service will be available. Go to and click the Memorial Services button. Once redirected to the Youtube interface, select the link “5:30pm Memorial – June 18. 2021”

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  1. Angela Miller says:

    Daiva, Alison, Alex, and Ann,
    I am so sorry for the loss of John! I have very good memories of John and your whole family while growing up in Duluth! I will never forget John picking Alison and I up from a DMS after school dance. He was playing J Geils Band “Love Stinks!” We jammed to it all the way home, and to this day, whenever I hear that song, I think of John! That is only one treasured memory I carry with me. You all are in my thoughts and prayers and I send my sincere condolences.

  2. Dominic DeSantis says:

    I performed songs this weekend from my “purple book” as a John musical tribute. He rocked!
    Also,made contribution to JDRF in his name:)
    Dominic DeSantis

  3. Peggy Casey Harper says:

    Dear Daiva, Alison, Alex, and Ann,
    We are so very sorry for your tremendous loss of John. Praying for healing, strength and comfort and entrusting you to the Lord’s merciful loving faithful care. “Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you.” 1 Peter 5:7

    In Empathy and Love, Peggy & Charley Harper and family

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