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Mr. James Harry Penland

November 4, 2013

Mr. James Harry Penland, 90, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Saturday, November 2, 2013 at Spring Valley Nursing Home. Mr. Penland was born in North Carolina to the late Gordon and Edna Penland.   He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen Penland, and a son, Tony Penland. He spent his life as a furniture…

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Mr. Donald Julian Hall

November 4, 2013

Mr. Donald Julian Hall, 66, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Sunday, November 3, 2013 at Spring Valley Nursing Home. Mr. Hall was born in Royston, Georgia to the late Joel and Jeanette Barton Hall.  He was married for over 42 years to his wife,  Elaine Scott Hall.   Mr. Hall worked for Rucker Trucking throughout his…

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Kathleen Taylor Lunsford

November 4, 2013

Kathleen Taylor Lunsford, age 97, of Elberton, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2013.  Born August 4, 1916 in Elbert County, she was the daughter of the late Jesse and Betty Taylor.  She was a member of Concord United Methodist Church. Mrs. Lunsford is survived by her children: Roberta Isom of Elberton, Ralph Lunsford…

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Gregory Martin Adams

October 30, 2013

Gregory Martin Adams, 61, of Whiteside Drive Elberton, Georgia significant other of Barbara Edwards passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Athens Regional Medical Center in Athens, Georgia. Born March 18, 1952 in Detroit, Michigan to Charles Adams and Marilyn Adams. He was a Master Plaster and owned and operated G. Adams Creations. Left to…

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Mr. Frank H. Clay

October 29, 2013

Mr. Frank H. Clay, 58, of Elberton, passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2013.  Mr. Clay was born on July 4, 1955, in Forsyth, Georgia to the late John Wesley and Reese Mae Clay. Mr. Clay was employed by Whitlow Electric. He is survived by his wife Kathy;  a daughter, Kathrine Chree Clay Brown and her…

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Tycha Renee Burton

October 29, 2013

Tycha Renee Burton age 46, of Elberton, GA passed October 29, 2013.      Funeral service, 1 p.m. Saturday, November 2, 2013 at New Era  Baptist Church, Elberton, GA. Burial, in the Lincoln Hgts. Cemetery. Ms. Burton will be place in the church Saturday at 12 p.m. noon until hour of service.       Survivors include her…

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Foyie M. Billups

October 29, 2013

Foyie Mae Goolsby Billups, age 91, of Elberton, GA passed Sunday, October 27, 2013. Funeral service, 1:00 p.m. Thursday October 31, 2013 at New Hope Baptist Church, Carlton, GA. Burial will be in the Jennings Cemetery Carlton, GA. Mrs. Billups will be place in the church Thursday at 12 noon until hour of service. Survivors include…

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Mr. Larry Wayne Smith

October 27, 2013

Mr. Larry Wayne Smith, of Carlton, Ga., passed away Saturday, October 26, 2013, at his home.  Mr. Smith was born in Oglethorpe County, June 12, 1943. He was the son of the late Henry Lawrence Smith and Lou Hilda Harrison Smith. He was also preceded in death by brothers: Clayton Smith, Donald Smith and George…

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Mrs. Janice Elizabeth Gunter Boles

October 27, 2013

Mrs. Janice Elizabeth Gunter Boles, 84, of Oak Drive, Elberton, wife of 67 years to Billy Thomas Boles, Sr., passed away on Friday, October 25, 2013, at her residence, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Boles was born in Elbert County on October 4, 1929, to the late Thomas and Ruby Elizabeth Fleming Gunter. She was…

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Tangela G. Rucker

October 27, 2013

Tangela G. Rucker   Tangela G. Rucker age 35, of Elberton, GA, passed on Saturday, October 26, 2013. Funeral arrangements will be later announce by Mack’s Funeral Home Elberton Chapel.  Condolences may be made at www.macksfuneralhome.com

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