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Mrs. Sadie Almond Glenn

September 11, 2013

Mrs. Sadie Almond Glenn, 96, formerly of Elberton, GA died Sunday, June 9, 2013 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. A memorial service to celebrate Mrs. Glenn’s life will be Saturday morning, September 1, 2013 at 10:00 am in The Chapel of Hicks Funeral Home. You may express condolences to the family at www.hicksfuneral.com. Arrangements for Mrs.…

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Michael Wayne “Mike” Bell

September 9, 2013

Michael Wayne “Mike” Bell, 67, of 3026 Deep Creek Road, Bowman, husband of Becky Bryant Bell, passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospice House in Bogart. Mr. Bell was born in Elbert County on January 30, 1946, to the late George Alvin and Lola Claire Ruff Bell. He retired from Dixie…

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Ms. Annie Morrison

September 5, 2013

Ms. Annie Morrison, age 62, of Canon, Georgia, passed Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospice House, in Bogart GA. Funeral arrangements will be later announced by Mack’s Funeral Home Hartwell Chapel. 266 Maple St. Hartwell, GA 30643. (706) 376-7566

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Mildred Moon Slay

September 5, 2013

Mildred Moon Slay, 90, of Elberton, wife of the late George Fate Slay, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Slay was born in Elbert County, February 2, 1923, to the late George H. and Mattie Lou Yeargin Moon. She was a homemaker, retired from the textile industry, and a member…

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Dr. Robert Lee Aston

September 2, 2013

Dr. Robert Lee Aston passed away peacefully at his home, Aston Villa, in Elberton, Georgia, on the 1st day of September in the year of our Lord 2013 A.D.  He was an attorney-at-law, mining engineer and geologist.  Dr. Aston maintained a home and office in his native State at Rapidan, Virginia and Georgia. He was…

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Mrs. Barbara Ann Rousey Thomason

August 28, 2013

Mrs. Barbara Ann Rousey Thomason, 79, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at Elbert Memorial Hospital. A service to celebrate Mrs. Thomason’s life will be Thursday, August 29 at 3:00 p.m. at The Chapel of Hicks Funeral Home.  Visitation will be at 2:00 p.m. just prior to the service.  Interment will be…

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Doris Wilma Martin Dunn Griggs

August 28, 2013

Doris Wilma Martin Dunn Griggs, 71, of Petersburg Towers, widow of the late Norman Dunn passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at her residence. Born June 21, 1942 in Commerce, Georgia to the late Wilmer Wilburn Martin and Fannie Ruth Eubanks Martin. She was a member of Antioch Baptist Church and a retired seamstress. Left…

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Alan Wayne Scoggins

August 19, 2013

Alan Wayne Scoggins, 61, of Orlando, FL, died Thursday, August 8, 2013, at Cornerstone Hospice Home in Orlando. Alan was born September 4, 1951, in Elberton and was the son of Jo Ella Chastain Scoggins and the late Monroe Merlin Scoggins. He grew up in Elberton where he attended school and graduated from Elberton High…

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Frances Wansley Gilbert

August 19, 2013

Frances Wansley Gilbert, 96, of 397 Elm Street, Elberton, GA, wife of the late Tom H. Gilbert, Sr., passed away Monday, August 19, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospice House in Bogart, GA. Frances was born November 13, 1916 in Elberton, GA to the late Thomas Quinn Wansley and Fannie Maxwell Wansley. She was a member…

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Mrs. Elizabeth Bailey Atkinson

August 19, 2013

Mrs. Elizabeth Bailey Atkinson, of Elberton, Georgia passed away suddenly, Friday, August 16, 2013 at her daughter’s home in Atlanta. Elizabeth was born in Hartwell, Georgia on December 3, 1924 the child of the late Mr. and Mrs. Eber Bailey. Elizabeth is survived by her husband; (Coach) Lee Atkinson, her daughter; Ann Atkinson, her sister;…

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