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Carol Kantala Burns

December 10, 2013

Carol Kantala Burns’ life’s journey ended on November 26th at the age of 62 after 6 years of battling breast cancer.  She was the daughter of Sara Tatum Kantala, and the late Matthew Walter Kantala, Jr, of Elberton, Georgia, wife of James Dean Burns and mother of Sara Emily Burns of Snellville, Georgia.  Survivors also…

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Willie Banks

December 5, 2013

Mr. Willie Edward “Dude” Banks, age 69, of Elberton, GA passed December4, 2013.      Funeral service, 1:30 p.m., Sunday, December 8, 2013 at Mack’s Funeral Home Elberton Chapel, Elberton, GA. There will be a private burial later for the family.        Survivors include his spouse; Geneva Banks; daughters: Pamela Burton, Monica Neal; brother: Major…

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Stevie J. Rowe, Sr.

December 5, 2013

 Mr. Stevie J. Rowe, Sr. age 58, of Hartwell, GA passed December 4, 2013.       Funeral service, 1 p.m., Monday, December 9, 2013, at Rucker’s Grove Baptist Church, Dewy Rose, GA. Burial, in the church cemetery.  Mr. Rowe will be place in the church at 12 p.m. until hour of service.         Survivors include his…

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Mrs. Emma Drake Brown

December 4, 2013

Mrs. Emma Drake Brown, 83, of Brewers Bridge Road, Elberton, wife of the late Richard Howard Brown, passed away on Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at her residence. Mrs. Brown was born on April 15, 1930, in Elbert County to the late Joe Lump and Lou Emma Wilson Drake. She was a homemaker and a member…

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Alice Ruth Scott Childs

November 22, 2013

Alice Ruth Scott Childs, age 97, of Elberton, Georgia passed away on Friday, November 22, 2013.  Born August 3, 1916 in Abbeville, SC, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence Orr Scott and Martha Jane Moore Scott.  She was the oldest living member of Woodlawn United Methodist Church. Mrs. Childs is survived by her…

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Ms. Peggy Louise Eaves

November 22, 2013

Ms. Peggy Louise Eaves, 56, of Elberton, Georgia, passed away Friday, November 22, 2013, at Nancy Hart Health Care surrounded by her loved ones. Peggy was born to the late Charles P. (Beffy) Eaves and the late Mrs. Martha King Eaves on February 13, 1957. She owned and operated the Rock Branch Beauty and Barber…

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Mrs. Gladys Wall Callaway

November 21, 2013

Mrs. Gladys Wall Callaway, 99, of Elberton, wife of the late Otis Henry Callaway, Jr., passed away on Thursday, November 21, 2013, at Spring Valley Health Care Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later. The family may be contacted at the residence of Bob and Phyllis Lavendar, 1751 Pleasant…

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Mrs. Frances Smith Britt

November 18, 2013

, 77, of Stoney Ridge Road, Washington, formerly of Washington Highway, Elberton, wife of the late James E. Britt, Sr., passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2013, at her residence. Mrs. Britt was born in Franklin County, May 14, 1936, to the late Walter Lee Smith and Monnie Pearson Smith. She was a homemaker and…

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Mr. Terry Elberhardt Bradford

November 18, 2013

Mr. Terry Elberhardt Bradford, 49, of Wyche Circle, Elberton, GA, husband of Vicki Ramona Evans Bradford, passed away on Wednesday, November 13, 2013, at his residence. Mr. Bradford was born in Elbert County, GA on July 4, 1964, to Horace and Rosa Lee Coker Bradford. He was a member of Elberton Church of God and…

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2013 Fall Radio Auction Items

November 9, 2013

Rhoda Beauty Shop Hair Cut-5 Elbert Theater Flex Pass -4 Lake Russell Building Supply Gift Certificate -2 Eagle Oil Change Full Service Oil Change -10 Arrowhead Golf Course 1 round of Golf NEGA Trucking and Grading Load of Red Clay-3 NEGA Trucking and Grading Load of Mulch-3 McLanahan Crushed Stone- Southern Farm and Home Center 1…

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  • September 3, 2014 7:00 amUniform Fundraiser
  • September 6, 2014 6:30 pmElbert Memorial Hospital Foundation Wine Tasting with Habersham Winery and Silent Auction
  • September 7, 2014 10:00 amLazarus Unwound Concert
  • September 11, 2014 7:00 pmSunny Acres Neighborhood Watch
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