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Mildred L. Banks

October 15, 2013

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

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

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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Mildred Banks

October 13, 2013

Mildred Banks, Age 70 of Hartwell, GA passed Oct 11, 2013. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Mack’s Funeral Home, Hartwell. Mack’s Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Mildred Banks.  

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Thomas O’neal

October 13, 2013

Thomas O’neal, age 58 of Royston passed Oct. 9, 2013 Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Tue Oct. 15, at St Mary’s CME Church, Royston. Mack’s Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Thomas O’neal.  

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The Rev. Ervin Louis Shaver

October 13, 2013

The Rev. Ervin Louis Shaver, 77, of Green Acres Road, Rock Branch Community, husband of Gertie Propes Shaver, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 12, 2013, at his daughter’s residence. The Rev. Shaver was born on June 25, 1936, in Joanna, SC to the late E.O. and Tiny Leona Burnette Shaver. He was a retired…

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Mrs. Lucy Brown Gomez

October 13, 2013

Mrs. Lucy Brown Gomez, of Lake Forest Drive, Elberton, passed away Saturday, October 12, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center in Athens, Georgia.  Mrs. Gomez was born in Elbert County, January 16, 1925. She was the daughter of the late Cecil and Clyde Caldwell Brown and step-daughter of the late Thelma Ruff Brown. She was…

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Mr. Harley “Kane” Thomason

October 13, 2013

of Bowman, Georgia was taken away Wednesday afternoon, October 9, 2013 at the age of 24.  Kane was the son of Jimbo and Shan Thomason of Bowman. Kane was a 2007 graduate of Elbert County Comprehensive High School,  and was honored to play the drums in the ECCHS Marching Band since he was in the…

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Mrs. Etta Key Fleming Casey

October 10, 2013

Mrs. Etta Key Fleming Casey, 66,  of Hull, Georgia passed away suddenly at her home on Tuesday afternoon, October 8, 2013. Mrs. Casey was born in Walker County, Alabama to the late William Alfred and Dorothy Mae Guthrie Key.  She was the beloved wife of Ronnie Casey of Hull, Georgia.  She retired as the manager…

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Cecile Frances Adams Harper

October 7, 2013

Cecile Frances Adams Harper, 96, of Elberton, Georgia passed away October 5, 2013 at her home.  She was the beloved wife of the late Omer Arthur “Dutch” Harper. A native of Elbert County, Mrs. Harper was the daughter of the late George Cason Adams and Sallie Cordell Adams.  She was the oldest direct descendant of…

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