Former State Senator David Doctorian died Thursday. He was 88. The Macon native served in the Senate from 1977 to 1991. An immigrant from Jerusalem, Doctorian officially became a U.S. citizen in 1963. His career prior to politics included teaching at both South Shelby High School and MACC.
MACON service for 88-year-old David Doctorian will be Wednesday at 10:30 at the First Christian Church. Burial will be in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 until 7 at the church. Hutton & McElwain Funeral Home has the arrangements.