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Mr. Guy Stephen “Steve” Gunter

September 20, 2013

Mr. Guy Stephen “Steve” Gunter, 70, of Brewers Bridge Road, Elberton, passed away on Wednesday, September 18, 2013, at Heardmont Nursing Home. Mr. Gunter was born on July 15, 1943, in Elbert County to the late James Howard “Zeke” Gunter and Mazelle Locke Gunter. He was a Sign Painter for IV Hulme, member of Francis…

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2013 Elberton Idol / Jr Idol

September 19, 2013

Your chance to be Elberton’s next idol is quickly approaching.  The only preliminary round will be held at the Elbert Theatre on Thursday Oct 3rd beginning at 6pm.  No bands, solo artist’s please.  Entry forms are online at wsgcradio.com or at our studio at 562 Jones Street in Elberton during regular business hours.  No entry fee.   Following the…

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Mr. Dave L. Leverett

September 18, 2013

Mr. Dave L. Leverett, 82, of Dewy Rose passed Tue, Sept 17, 2013, in Elbert County, GA. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Mack’s Funeral Home, Hartwell Chapel. www.macksfuneralhome.com  

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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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  • October 24, 2014 7:30 pmElbert County Blue Devils vs Morgan County
  • October 25, 2014 9:00 amT J & Friends Fall Bike Ride
  • October 25, 2014 11:00 amLittle Caesars Fall Festival
  • October 26, 2014 5:00 pmFall Festival
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