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Mr. Horace Lee Eavenson

October 18, 2013
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Mr. Horace Lee Eavenson, 83, of Double Bridges Road, Elberton, husband of the late Josephine Anderson Eavenson, passed away on Friday, October 18, 2013, at Heardmont Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. Mr. Eavenson was born on May 7, 1930, in Elbert County to the late Crowley C. and Pearl Eavenson. He was retired from the…

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Mrs. Carolyn Suddeth McWhorter

October 18, 2013
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Mrs. Carolyn Suddeth McWhorter, 77, of Elberton, Georgia passed away at Elbert Memorial Hospital on October 16, 2013. Mrs. McWhorter was born in Lexington, Georgia on January 2, 1936 to the late Joseph Bowden and Ruby Harris Suddeth. She was a member of Doves Creek Baptist Church. Carolyn worked for Action, Inc. for several years…

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“KICKING FOR HER” Pinkout in The Granite Bowl

October 18, 2013
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“KICKING FOR HER” Pinkout in The Granite Bowl for all of our women in ELBERTON and surrounding areas! It will be at the November 1st game against Jackson County. We are selling pink tshirts with a pic of granite bowl on the back and navy blue hats with pink devil head .  Tshirts have to be…

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Mr. Fred Arthur Lankford

October 18, 2013
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Mr. Fred Arthur Lankford, 52, of Bowman passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. Mr. Lankford was the son of Vera Fowler and the late Willie Franklin Lankford.  He was the husband of Lillie Mae Lankford. In addition to his mother and wife,  Mr. Lankford is survived by 2 stepsons, Ty New and Kent Richardson; a…

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Sport Spot

October 16, 2013
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2013-10.17ss Click on this link for the current Sport Spot schedule of upcoming games.

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Mrs. Carolyn S. McWhorter

October 16, 2013
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Mrs. Carolyn S. McWhorter, 77, of Elberton, passed away Wednesday morning October 16, 2013 at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at this time, but will be announced as soon as they are available. You may leave online condolences for the family at www.hicksfuneral.com Arrangements for Mrs. Carolyn S. McWhorter are in the care of…

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Timmothy Kinte’ Thornton

October 15, 2013
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Timmothy Kinte’ Thornton 30, of Elberton, Ga. passed  Oct 12, 2013.      Funeral service, 3:00 p.m. Saturday Oct. 19, 2013 at Mack’s Funeral Home Elberton Chapel. Burial will be in the Lincoln Heights Cemetery.      Survivors include his father,  James Thornton Sr. and James H. Heard,  mother; Regina Thornton, sons, Tamarreon Thornton, Taydrian Thornton, Ta’Shawn K.…

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Mildred L. Banks

October 15, 2013
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Mildred L. Banks age 70 of Hartwell, GA passed Oct 11, 2013. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Wednesday Oct 16, 2013 at Maple Spring Baptist Church, Dewy Rose, GA. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Banks will be place in the church Wednesday at 1 p.m. until hour of service. Survivors include her son,…

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Mrs.Jimmie Elaine Rhodes Rousey

October 15, 2013
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Mrs. Elaine Rousey, 68, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Tuesday morning, October 15, 2013 at AnMed Hospital in Anderson, South Carolina. Mrs. Rousey was Born in Elbert County, March 29, 1945 Mrs. Rousey worked for 35 years as a legal secretary for Heard, Leverett, and Adams Law Firm until her retirement. Left to cherish her…

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Mr. Charles P. Grimes

October 15, 2013
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Mr.Charles Phillip Grimes, 84, of Elberton, GA, passed away on October 15, 2013, after a lengthy illness. Grimes, born February 18, 1929, in Goosepond , GA, was the oldest of four sons of the late Polly Ernest and Joseph Grimes. After his family moved from Oglethorpe County to Elbert County, Grimes graduated as salutatorian from…

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