Mr. Dick Lee Lanford passed peacefully on October 17, 2019 at the age of 79. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Hartwell. Other times the family will be at the home. Funeral services for Mr. Dick Lanford will be held Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Hartwell with Dr. Ben Brammer, Dr. Steve Albanese, and Dr. Hugh Kirby officiating. In lieu of flowers, please hug someone close to you today and donate generously to the Georgia Baptist Children Home, 800 Rudeseal Road, Mount Airy, GA 30563 or First Baptist Church of Hartwell, 81 East Howell Street, Hartwell, GA 30643. The Strickland Funeral Home of Hartwell is in charge of all arrangements.